Jody Deanne Statzer, age 52, of Decatur, died peacefully on Sunday of this week.
A family-led visitation and memorial service celebrating Jody’s life will be Thursday, November 5, 2015 at Cumberland Presbyterian Church (219 S. Lincoln
St.) in Bethany. Visitation will be from 4pm to 6pm with a service to follow. Pastor Bret Bone and Adam McReynolds will officiate. Tanzyus Logan Funeral
Service and Care is assisting the family. Please sign the family guestbook at www.TLCelebratingeverylife.com. Memorials to Jody’s family.
Jody was born in June of 1963 in Peoria, Illinois the daughter of Wayne and Sandra McReynolds. Jody graduated from MacArthur High School, Giodano
School of Dance and Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. She was a member of Cumberland Presbyterian Church. Jody was very talented and a
creative painting artist. She enjoyed playing with her sister, dancing and her pets. She found the love of her life at age 47, marrying Darrell Statzer Jr. on her
birthday in 2010.
Surviving Jody are her parents, Sandy McReynolds of Decatur and Wayne (Phyllis) McReynolds of Bethany, sisters Shelly Joanne Goetz and Susan Kay
Martin of Decatur, nephew Kaynon Martin of Louisville, Kentucky, niece Katlyn Martin of Decatur, step-brothers Roger and Rick (Doris) of Colorado, step-
sisters Cynthia Giannetti of Champaign, Ella Yokley of Bethany, Pam, Lorie and Marla of Arizona, Terri of Texas, Tamara of Iowa. Several step-nephews and
She was preceded by her husband, Darrell Jr, grandparents Eleanor and Charlie Barnes, grandparents R.M. “Johnny” and Frances McReynolds.