Bill R. McKee, 82, of Lyons, passed away at 8:08 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 5, 2010 at the Lyons Health and Living Center.
Born Feb. 11, 1928 in Greene County, he was the son of Raymond and Mae (Grounds) McKee.
Bill was a member of the Lyons Church of Christ and a retired farmer.
Surviving relatives include his wife Mary Martha (Greves) McKee of Lyons; two daughters, Jo Halt (Dave) and Dee Williams (Mike) both of Lyons; six grandchildren, Heather Madison (Travis), Troy Halt (Vicki), Holly Kirk (Dusty), Autumn Williams, April Settles (Matt) and Amber Swain (Larry); five great grandchildren, Gracie Madison, Grant Madison, Hannah Halt, Hunter Halt and Molly Settles; a sister, Reba Gillan of Linton, and one brother-in-law, Charles Greves (Phyllis).
Bill was preceded in death by his parents, and two brother-in-laws, Bob Gillan and Glen Sparks and one sister-in-law Louise Sparks.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 8 and 9 a.m. until the hour Thursday at Jenkins Funeral Home in Lyons.
Service will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2010 at Jenkins Funeral Home in Lyons with Brother Mike Kirby officiating. Burial will follow at Prairie Chapel Cemetery in Lyons.
The family wishes any donations be made to the Lyons Church of Christ.
Online condolences to the family can be made at www.jenkinsfuneralhomes.com .