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Paul Anthony Billingsley

11/22/1951 - 4/10/2018

PEKIN ~ Paul Anthony “Tony” Billingsley, 66, of Pekin, passed away at 6:09 a.m. Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at Saint Francis Woods in Peoria.

He was born November 22, 1951 in Nashville, TN to Vader Lee and Maudie Lee (Binkley) Billingsley. He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Robert.

Surviving are one son, Cody Sidell of Pekin; four brothers, Howard Billingsley of Chillicothe, Donnie Billingsley of Pekin, Roy Billingsley of Unionville, TN and Hugh Billingsley of Creve Coeur and one sister, Ruby (Dave) Peters of Creve Coeur.

Tony attended a trade school at Northwestern and enjoyed gaming, fishing and hunting. He also enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his son.

His funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday, April 13, 2018 at Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Creve Coeur. Pastor John Plunkett will officiate. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Burial will be at Prairie Haven Cemetery in Pekin.

Memorial contributions may be given to American Cancer Society, 4234 N. Knoxville Ave. Peoria 61614.

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