Billy G. Cauthon, 75, of Galesburg IL, passed away Friday, December 6, 2019, 2:55 a.m. at Marigold Rehabilitation and Health Care, Galesburg IL. He was born on Thursday, March 9, 1944, in Muskogee, Oklahoma, the son of Johnny and Jewell (Simpson) Cauthon. Billy is survived by his children Billy Cauthon, of Oklahoma, Tina Cauthon, of Oklahoma, David Kage, of Knoxville IL, Dawn (Bob) Hutson, of Pekin IL, Marina (Darrin) Quick, of Galesburg, IL, Chris Cauthon (Daniel Perkins) of Roseville; 6 grandchildren, Hailey Godsil, Devon Cauthon, Taelor Godsil, Montel Gipson, Lilah Kage, and Rowan Kage; 1 great-granddaughter, McKinkey Versuys; 4 siblings Mildred (Sonny) Brucker, Jenny Little, Jimmy (Jane) Campbell, and Roy Campbell, With several Nieces and Nephews; also a special companion Marcia Kage. He was preceded in death by his parents, and his siblings; Jessie, Jack, Donal, Walter, and Autry. Billy had worked at Gates for 34 years he then retired in 2001. Billy also enjoyed to garden, along with Collecting coins and stamps.
Graveside service will be Monday, December 9, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. at Knoxville Cemetery Knoxville, IL. Memorials may be made to OSF Hospice. Please sign the online guestbook at www.wisefamilyfuneralhome.com Wise Family Funeral Home Roseville, IL is in charge of the arrangements