Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013

Marcus-Allen A. Barlow, 28, of Chillicothe, formerly of Bartonville, died Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, at Proctor Hospital in Peoria.

He was born Nov. 6, 1984, in Peoria, Illinois to Fredric L. Barlow and Joyce L. (Hibbert) Barlow.

Surviving are his parents, Fredric L. Barlow of Hanna City and Joyce L. Barlow of Chillicothe; his sister, Rachael-Nicole Barlow-Sharpe of Hanna City; his fiance, April Peterson of Chillicothe; and his grandparents, William and Twila Barlow of Peoria, Richard Hibbert of South Pekin and Judith Hibbert of Mapleton.

He was a graduate of Limestone High School with academic honors. He was captain of the football and wrestling teams and was a member of the basketball team. He attended Knox College in Galesburg from 2003-2006 where he was majoring in law and psychology. He was also a member of the Prairie Fire Football team.

He was a chef at Di’s Track Inn Restaurant in Chillicothe.

Services will be at 4:30 p.m. Feb. 6 at Weber-Hurd Funeral Home in Chillicothe. The Rev. Raymond Harrison will  officiate. Visitation will also be on Wednesday following the service until 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Cremation rites will be accorded following the services.

Memorials may be made to Rescue 33.

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