Mr. Lloyd Foutch
Lloyd "Sonny" D. Foutch, step-father of classmate Rhae Ellen (Dodson) Alvis, passed away Monday, August 1, 2016, at SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital in Centralia. He was 83 years old.
Mr. Foutch was born May 9, 1933, in Clinton County, Illinois, the son of Andrew Love Foutch and Oma Iona (Lowry) Foutch.
He is survived by four sons: Larry Dodson and wife Kathie of Kell, Terry Dodson of Salem, Rick Foutch and wife Tammy of Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, and Randall "Sam" Foutch and wife Carole of Odin; a daughter, Rhae Ellen Alvis and husband of Ron of Kell; 13 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren, and 2 great-great-grandchildren; two brothers: Eddie Ray Foutch of Brownstown and David Foutch of Centralia; three sisters: Lola Castellari of Centralia, Amy Tucker of Centralia, and Donnie Wooters of Junction City; several nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Katie Stroud.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Leo Foutch and Andrew "Buddy" Foutch.
Sonny served in the U. S. Navy in the UDT 11 during the Korean Conflict. He was a member of the American Legion Post 446 and VFW Post 2055. He was also a member of the Grace Methodist Church in Salem, and a member of the Boiler Makers Union. Sonny enjoyed hunting and fishing. Most of all he loved spending time with his family and friends.
Funeral services for "Sonny" Foutch will be held Friday, August 5, 2016, at 11 a. m. at the Hillcrest Lakeside Chapel in Centralia, with Pastor Brad Green officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park in Centralia. Military honors will be afforded at the gravesite by the American Legion Post 446 and VFW Post 2055. Visitation will be held Thursday, August 4, 2016, from 5:00 p. m. to 8:00 p. m. at the Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home in Centralia.
Hillcrest Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Centralia is assisting the Foutch family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made to the family by visiting www.hillcrest1921.com