Alice M Brandon, 85, of Decatur, IL, died in her home on Friday December 31, 2021. She was surrounded by family who loved her.
Alice was born in July of 1936 In Tuscola, IL. She was the daughter of Charles Akers & Nina Akers
A celebration of life will be held at daughter’s house where she had been residing, 2449 E William St on Saturday January 8th. 1 – 5 pm. Family & friends welcome! Memorials may be made to HSHS Hospice, Shriners Hospital or St Jude’s Hospital. Tanzyus Logan Funeral Service and Care is assisting the family with arrangements.
Alice married Wayne Cuttill in 1954 & had 6 children who all survive her. Theresa Webb, Rodney (Melinda) Cuttill, Kevin (Roxi) Cuttill, Sheila Dicken, Cindy (Kirt) Webb, Eric (Karen) Cuttill. They divorced in 1978 & she married Melvin “Bud” Brandon who preceded her in death in 2009.
She, along with her 2nd husband Melvin “Bud” Brandon was owner/operators of The Escape Lounge, The A-Frame, The EldoRado, The Hillbilly Bud’s on Green & Her own restaurant “Alice’s” in Nokomis, IL. She was a member of the VFW & the DAV. She held many charity drives for various charities in the Macon County area.
Alice was preceded in death by one husband, parents, sisters Charlotte Soard and Norma Beck, brother Charles “Ted” Akers, grandchildren; Walley Pasley, Michael Cuttill, Mitch Cuttill, sons in law Clifford Webb & Don Dicken.
Alice will be missed the most for her flirting, ability to make others laugh & her passion to help others! She had a large family whom she loved dearly. Special thanks to family who came during her time of need, Carmeka Honorable APRN, nurses & ladies in the office, the ladies from HSHS Hospice & her beloved firemen who would pick her up when she would have a spell.
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