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DeVoss, Grace E.
Grace E. DeVoss, 89, of Galesburg, died at 7:58 am Tuesday, September 7, 2010 at the home of her son with whom she resided in Galesburg.

She was born on March 15, 1921 in Galesburg, the daughter of Joseph A. and Sophia (Johnson) Selk. She married Francis R. DeVoss on August 9, 1942 in South Mills, North Carolina. He preceded her in death on March 31, 1998.

Grace is survived by two sons, Douglas of Chicago and Bruce (and Carmen) of Galesburg; and two grandchildren, Christine and Mark.

She was a homemaker. She graduated from Galesburg High School in 1939. She was a member of Emmanuel United Methodist Church in Galesburg and was a charter member of the Women's Society of the church.

Graveside service will be at 2:00 pm Saturday, September 11, 2010 at the Abingdon Cemetery. Rev. M. J. Fitch will officiate. There will be no visitation. Hinchliff-Pearson-West Abingdon Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or to Hospice Compassus.
Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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