Cory Brett William Bearden

Cory Brett William Bearden

Cory Brett William Bearden, 41 of Dixon, died Wednesday, July 4, 2018.  He was a truck driver for Tony Brown Trucking in Dixon.

Cory was born December 31, 1976, in Dixon, IL, the son of William V.O. and Linda (Outhouse) Bearden Jr.

He is survived by two daughters, MaKenna and Cierra Bearden; his mother, Linda Bearden all of Dixon; one sister, Stacey (Eric) Bearden-Miller, of Mendota; maternal grandmother, Orphia Outhouse of Salem; mother of his children, Leslie Haenitsch Butler of Walnut; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by one daughter, Madysen Bearden; his father, William V.O. Bearden Jr.; and his paternal grandparents.

Visitation will be from 4-7:00 p.m., on Thursday, July 12, 2018, at Preston-Schilling Funeral Home in Dixon.  Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., on Friday, July 13, 2018 with the Pastor Jack Briggs, officiating.  Burial will be at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens in Dixon.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established.

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