Mark Edward DeJaynes

Born: Mon., Jan. 9, 1967
Died: Sun., Mar. 22, 2020


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Mark Edward DeJaynes, age 53, of Jacksonville, IL passed away on Sunday, March 22, 2020 at his home.  He was born on January 9, 1967 in Decatur, IL.  He is the son of Billy E. DeJaynes of Baylis, IL and Mary Foley of Las Vegas, NV.

Mark graduated from Clarksville High School in Indiana in 1985.  He worked for Weatherall in Charlestown, IL which he enjoyed.  He also loved working as a security guard in Las Vegas, NV.  Mark loved music and was a drummer.  He also played in a band with his brother, Mike.  Mark was an avid Louisville Cardinals College Basketball fan and he also enjoyed baseball.  He loved spending time with his family, gathering around a bonfire, and fishing.

He is survived by his father, Billy E. DeJaynes of Baylis, IL; mother, Mary Foley of Las Vegas, NV; brother, Mike DeJaynes of Pittsfield, IL; sisters, Cindy McAlister of Clovis, NM, Mary Graves of Paxton, IL, and Amy Keeling of Baylis, IL; and nieces and nephews, Michael, Shaun, Caidyn, Camdyn, Amaya, Emily, Connor, Audrey, Travis, and Tyler.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Goldie and Hershel DeJaynes; maternal grandparents, Wayne and Beulah Bronson; and a nephew, Steven DeJaynes.

Funeral services will be held privately and interment will be at Pittsfield West Cemetery.  Memorials are suggested to be made to the family c/o Niebur Funeral Home.  Online condolences may be left to the family at www.nieburfh.com.  Niebur Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

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