Thomas Sven Sorrell, 54, of Decatur, died Saturday, May 11, 2013.
A memorial party was May 18. Thomas’ body was cremated, and his ashes were to be distributed on his mother’s and sister’s graves in Indianola, Iowa.
He was born Sept. 28, 1958, in Peoria, Ill., to Bobby Joe Sorrell and Delores Joan Moore. He was a residential and commercial builder and a member of Grace Fellowship in Paradise.
He enjoyed building things and fishing.
Survivors include Lisa Legge of Washington, Mo.; ex-wife Tracy (Grace) Riddles-Moore; daughter Shalon Sorrell of Decatur; brothers Albert, Roy and Elmer; sisters Carol and Bobby; grandchildren Daiden, Alex, Kaili and Rhylee; and best friend Becky Doyle.
He was preceeded in death by his parents, sister Bonnie Stephenson and niece Jeanie Stephenson.