Juanita Faye Morrison August 30, 1930 to September 1, 2020

Juanita Faye Morrison

August 30, 1930 to September 1, 2020

Juanita Faye Morrison, 90, of Peoria, Illinois, passed away on Tuesday, September 1, 2020, at Lacon Rehab and Nursing in Lacon, Illinois. She was born on August 30, 1930 in Coatsville, Missouri to the late Lawrence and Maggie (Stot) Dotson.

Juanita is survived by her son, Michael (Gail) Guilfoyle of rural Lowpoint, Illinois; daughter, Marilyn (Paul Petrakis) Thompson of Bartonville, Illinois; sister, Betty Chance of Coatsville, Missouri; three grandchildren; several great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Morrison; granddaughter, Sarah Guilfoyle; and seven brothers, John, James, Gene, Glen, Bob, Lloyd, and Richard Dotson.

Along with her duties as a wife, mother, and devoted grandmother, Juanita worked at numerous jobs outside the home, the last being in the gift shop at the Great Peoria Airport.

A graveside funeral service was held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, September 8, 2020, at the Glenwood Cemetery in Glenwood, Missouri.

Memorials may be made to the Lacon Rehab and Nursing Activity Fund.

Online condolences can be left at Lenzmemorialhome.com or normanfh.com. Local arrangements are under the direction of the Norman Funeral Home of Lancaster, Missouri.

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