Coy M. Meeks - 77

7/26/1939 - 7/21/2017

Oregon, IL

Coy M. Meeks, age 77, passed away on July 20, 2017 at Oregon Living and Rehab Center. He was born on July 27, 1939 in Johnson City, TN. He married Helene Krispin on November 10, 1962. Coy was an avid Nascar Fan and a loving family man. In his spare time he enjoyed going to flea markets and garage sales. Survivors include his wife Helene, children, Ellen (John) Pearson and John Meeks; siblings, Susan Lee, Diane Regotti, Lillian Barry, Margaret Raimondi, Ralph (Mary) Ketchum, and Billy (Anna) Ketchum; grandchildren, Amanda (Jade Suster) Meeks, Alex, Sara, Valerie, Macy, Lisa, and Tealor; and great grandchildren, Arya and Liam. He is preceded in death by his parents, daughters Lisa and Diane, and brothers Taylor and James. A memorial service will be held at 1PM on Friday July 28, 2017 at Farrell Holland Gale Funeral Home, 110 S. 7th Street in Oregon, IL. Visitation will be from 11-1 PM prior to the service. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund is established in his name.


11 - 1 PM Friday July 28, 2017 Farrell Holland Gale Funeral Home 110 S. 7th St. Oregon, IL 61061

Memorial Service:

1 PM Friday July 28, 2017 Farrell Holland Gale Funeral Home 110 S. 7th St. Oregon, IL 61061

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