Clarice Lee Buzzard 73 of Effingham, IL, left this life at 7:37 PM Monday May 18, 2015 in St. Anthony Memorial Hospital in Effingham.She was born June 27, 1941 in Effingham, IL the oldest daughter of Clarence Lee and Viola Ruth Miller Shadwell.
Clariceraised four children and was “Nanna” to ten grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.She adored her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.Clarice loved to cook for family and friends, and took great joy in helping others.
She was a Qualified Medical Assistant and loving homemaker.Clarice was affiliated with the Effingham Church of God.
She married Dallas Buzzard and was the mother of Theresa (Hank) Garner of Chesterfield, IN, Brenda Kreke of Beecher City, IL:, Brad Buzzard of Beecher City, IL and Kristie (Jim) Loveall of Effingham; grandchildren: Amy (Brody) Goodwine of Indianapolis, IN, Trishia Buzzard of Beecher City, Nathian (Becky) Dagen of Post Oak, IL, Jeremy (Alyssa) Kreke ofEffingham, Ryan Grant of Beecher City, Bryce (Jacey)Bushue of Altamont, IL, Branden Bushue of Mason, IL, Bailey Bushue of Mason, IL, Blake Bushue of Mason, IL and Brennen Loveall of Effingham, IL; great grandchildren: Emerson Goodwine, Elin Goodwine, Barrett Harder, Kyle Hardimon, Chandler Dagen, Collin Dagen, Hollie Kreke and Benson Bushue; brothers an sisters: Karen (Larry) Reed of Effingham, Sharon (Gene) Koop of Bethel Park, PA , JudySmith of Effingham and Carmel (Bill) Mette of Effingham.
She was preceded in death by daughter Brenda, parents: Clarence and Ruth Shadwell and niece Stacey Smith.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM Saturday May 23, 2015 in Lockart-Green Funeral Home in Beecher City.Pastor Matt Taylor will officiate.Visitation will be from 11:00 AM Saturday until time of the service in the funeral home.Burial will be in Bob Doane Cemetery, Beecher City.Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society