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David C. "Munchie" Peavler, Sr.

David C. “Munchie” Peavler, Sr., 57, of Lane, IL passed away at 12:06 AM February 20, 2023 at Carle BroMenn Medical Center, Normal IL.


Funeral Services will be held 10 AM, Friday, February 24, 2023 at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, IL with Ernie Harvey, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery, Clinton, IL. Visitation will be 5 – 7 PM, Thursday, February 23, 2023 at the funeral home.


Memorials may be directed to the David Peavler Memorial Fund.


David was born November 6, 1965 in Bloomington, IL the son of Clarence and Henrietta  (Price) Peavler and raised by his grandparents, Charlie and Virginia Wickenhauser. He married Debra K. Rentfro on February 22, 1991 in Clinton, IL.


Survivors include his wife Debra K. Peavler, Clinton, IL; mother, Henrietta Sikes, Oklahoma City, OK; daughter, Amanda Rentfro- Scott, Clinton, IL; son, David C. Peavler, Jr., Clinton, IL; and daughter, Amber (T. J.) Winebrenner, Maroa, IL; seven grandchildren: Aryn, Trevor, Carleigh, Lucas, Alexis, Dominic, and Wyatt; five sisters also survive: Sandy (Rudy), Pam (James), Lisa, Catherine (Terry), and Christina (Brandt).


He was preceded in death by his father and his grandparents.


David was a Certified Master Technician working at Fourwinds RV for 23 years. He enjoyed motorcycle riding and working on various projects. David could fix anything. He was an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan; but most importantly he was an amazing husband, father, “papa”, and friend.


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