MCLEANSBORO -- Brenda Joyce (Gullic) Pearcy, 74, of Olney, formerly of McLeansboro, passed away Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017, in Richland Memorial Hospital.
Brenda was born Dec. 24, 1942, in McLeansboro, the daughter of Clyde and Ailleen (Johnson) Gullic.
She married William "Bill" H. Pearcy on Sept. 1, 1962, in Eldorado, and he survives.
Brenda loved spending time with her grandchildren and enjoyed watching them play tennis. She enjoyed gardening and flowers and spending time with her Yorkies.
She also took pleasure in vacationing and traveling with her husband, Bill.
She was an avid Cardinals fan and watched/listened to most games.
Survivors include her husband of 54 years, Bill Pearcy of Olney; son, Mark Pearcy and wife Shannon of Olney; grandchildren, Cameron and Chelsea Pearcy; brother, Bob Gullic and wife Jamie; and nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, in Kistler-Patterson Funeral Home in Olney. Burial will follow in Haven Hill Memorial Gardens in Olney. There will be no visitation.
Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society.