EUREKA – Timmothy D. Meeks, 43, died at 4:10 p.m., Friday, May 3, 2019, at his home in Eureka.
He was born Jan. 14, 1976, in Peoria, the son of David and LuAnn Lindstom Meeks.
Survivors include his mother of Eureka; his father of Eureka; three sisters, Rachel Meeks, Berea, Ky., Sharon Meeks, Eureka and Anna Pretty, Daytona, Fla., one brother, Dustin Burwell, Morton; paternal grandmother, Harriet Meeks, Eureka and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, paternal grandfather, one nephew and one niece.
Tim served in the Army. He was a cook and a chef in the area for many years. At the time of his passing, he was a cook at the Cornerstone Restaurant, Eureka. Tim was a wonderful cook and enjoyed making people happy, smile and laugh. He had a comical personality that was enjoyed by so many. Tim was also an avid Chicago Bears’ fan.
Cremation rites have been accorded. A celebration of life will take place May 17 at 7 p.m. at Liberty Bible Church in Eureka. Argo-Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home, Eureka, is in charge of the arrangements.
Memorials may be made to the funeral home to assist with final expenses.