Lula Faye Carbonneau 1933-2017


Faye Carbonneau, 84 of Decatur. died at 6:14 pm. Friday, September 29, 2017 in St. Mary’s Hospital.

A funeral service to celebrate Faye’s life will be held at 11:00 am. Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at Tabernacle Baptist Church (650 Wyckles Road Decatur, Illinois)  Pastor Randy Johnson  will be officiating. Visitation will be 5 to 7 pm. Tuesday October 3, 2017 also at the church. Burial will be in Graceland Cemetery. Tanzyus-Logan Funeral Service and Care is in charge of the arrangements.

Faye was born in Roodhouse, Illinois in March of 1933 the daughter of Charles E. and Lula F. Edwards Motley. She was a self employed day care worker in child care. She loved tending roses in her garden and raising cocker spaniel puppies. Faye married Fred Carbonneau in March of 1955 in Springfield.

Surviving are her husband, Fred L. Carbonneau , sons, Randy (Brenda) Carbonneau, Fred Jr. (Debbie) Carbonneau , daughters, Sheila Rene’ Carbonneau all of Decatur, Jeania (Larry) Jones of Warrensburg, Illinois, Special friends, Don and Marilyn Barnett, grandchildren, April R. (Erik) Bennett, Mark (Amy) Carbonneau, Aaron (Carina) Carbonneau, Amy and Andrea Carbonneau, Sarah (Zac) Zepke, Rebekah (Ryan) Sanders, great grandchildren, Titus and Anna Bennett, Robyn, Evan, Phillip Carbonneau, Ben and Ellie Carbonneau, Addi, Elijah and Carter Zepke, Hunter and Ryder Sanders, several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, infant daughter, Marjeania, six brothers and five sisters, several nieces and nephews.

The family wishes to thank special RN Kathy and all the staff on the fourth floor at St. Mary’s Hospital.

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