Barbara Jean Basil 1951-2018


Barbara Jean Basil, age 67 of Decatur, formerly of Cave City, Kentucky, passed away    5:00 am Wednesday December 5, 2018 in St. Mary’s Hospital.

A memorial service to celebrate Barbara’s life will be held 11:00 am. Saturday,    December 8, 2018 at Westside Church of the Nazarene (788 N. Sunnyside Road Decatur, IL.) with Pastor Lyle Artman officiating. Tanzyus-Logan Funeral Service and Care is in charge of the arrangements.

Barbara was born in January of 1951 in Cave City, Kentucky the daughter of Dick and Edna Alice Sturgeon. She worked in housekeeping for Decatur Memorial Hospital.

She is survived by her son, Thomas (Erin) Basil of Decatur, former husband, Tommie Basil, brothers, George (Carolyn) Sturgeon of Horse Cave, Kentucky, Phillip (Susan) Sturgeon of Mt. Zion, Illinois grandchildren, Joey (Carly) Basil, Lindsay and Megan Basil, and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, brother, Roger Sturgeon and one grandchild.
The family wishes to express thanks to the nurses and staff at St. Mary’s 6th floor and ICU for their kindness and caring of Barbara.

Please sign the family guestbook below:

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