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Fred Randall

veteranJun 25th, 1939 - Jun 11th, 2023

Funeral Ceremony: 11 a.m. on Thursday, June 15, 2023, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home

Interment: Elmwood Cemetery

Visitation: 10-11 a.m. on Thursday at the funeral home


      Freddie Ray Randall, age 83, of Flora, Illinois, passed away on Sunday morning, June 11, 2023, at the home of his daughter.

      He was born June 25, 1939, in Xenia, the son of Arthur Tom and Kathryn (Gahan) Randall.  He was united in marriage to Shirley Mae Barton during a ceremony at First Christian Church in Flora on March 9, 1959.  Together they shared 58 wedding anniversaries until her death January 17, 2018.

      Fred was a 1957 graduate of Flora Township High School.  He enlisted in the U.S. Navy on October 7, 1957, and served in Cuba and Turkey before being honorably discharged on October 6, 1961.  He later worked for several area companies including the International Shoe Company, Halliburton, NAL, and Fedders.  Fred also co-founded Randall Electric Heating & Air, working with the company from 1976-1987.  He enjoyed being outdoors, hunting, fishing, and gardening.

      He is survived by 4 children: Tony (Janice) Randall of Flora, Cynthia (Tim) Enyart of Flora, Rhonda (Steve) Buxton of Olney, and Crystal (Sean) Miller of Flora; 10 grandchildren: Heather (Michael) Hale, Bryan (Carrie) Enyart, Jennifer Hargis, Melissa (Johnnie) Baker, Amber (Bobby) Borton, Mariah (Timmy) Boldrey, Logan Harris, Cierra (Aaron) Foerster, Brayanna Hargraves, and Jarred Hargraves; 2 step-grandchildren: Steve (Kaylee) Buxton and Dane Buxton; 26 great-grandchildren with another on the way; and a great-great-grandchild on the way.

      He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; a granddaughter: Stephanie Harris; a grandson: Damon Garrison; and his beloved dog, Hollie.

      A funeral ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, June 15, 2023, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora.  Interment will follow in Elmwood Cemetery, Flora with the presentation of military funeral honors.  A visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m. on Thursday at the funeral home.  Memorial donations are suggested to Clay County Hospice and will be accepted through the funeral home.  To share a condolence or memory, visit: 


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Toni Clark

June 12th

Sorry for your loss. Your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Lynne & Fred Gocey

June 12th

Very sorry to learn of this. My sympathies.

Bill and Brenda Britton

June 12th

Thoughts and prayers for all

Linda Martin

June 12th

My sympathy to all the family for your loss. I grew up knowing your dad and your grandparents. They were our neighbors a were all such good people and good friends. My prayer are with you during this sad time. RIP Fred❤️

Tyler & Juli Thompson

June 12th

Thoughts and prayers are with you all!

Libbie Oakes

June 12th

Rhonda, sorry for your loss.

Jim and Judy Mann

June 12th

So sorry for the loss of your dad and grandpa. You all were a special family. Prayers for peace and comfort for all of you.

Tina Walters

June 13th

I learned at a younger age that I didn't always want to stay for supper. The reason is because I never knew what hunting season it was! If I didn't recognize it on the table, I would head on My condolences to all his children and grandchildren.

David Lewis

June 14th

Hello friends. So sorry to hear about our great friend, Fred. Fred and Shirley were good friends, for years. You all have my sincere sympathy. With love and prayers, Dave Lewis.

Terri Glaspy Evans

June 15th

Prayers to the family. 🙏



Tony and Janice Randall
Brian & Tina Humphrey
David Bryden
Micheal W. & Kristal G. Engelmeier
Steve and Rhonda Buxton
Howard and Sheena Green
Jane and Bill O'Dell
Joe and Marsha Creek
Becky Murbarger
charlie sailer
Bud & Linda (King) Martin
Bill and Margarett Cosner
Debbie King Casell
Jerry and Mary Ellis
Dan & Cheri Gill
Jim and Aleta Tackitt
Phil & Jane Henson
Delberta Bowen
Don, Jane and Darren Delaney
Dana & Janet Franklin
Phil & Chris Wolfe
Wayne Eastin & Diane Johnson
Jane Janes
Jill and Jim Fehrenbacher
Jackie & Joe Brandibas
Donald Fry / Sheery Evilsizer
Esther Walker
Ron and Mary Anne Ayers
Vicky Cricelli-Milner
Joyce Watson
Mark &Karen Jones
Joe and Karen Anderson
Bob and Marlene Smith
Sammie Wickiser
Ken and Tammy Haven
Sheldon and June Smith
Henry and Barbara Gill
John & Marla Corry
Diana & Greg Rutland
Amber Borton
Mary Cox
Peggy Coble
Myron and Gail Woomer
Dean F. Eckelberry
Donnie and Kathy Hale
Jean Guerrettaz
Alan & Charlotte Hickox
Peggy Nichols
Millie Ridgley Perrine
Brian & Tina Pieplow
David & Jackie Nash
Becky Stocke
Gene & Betty Pieplow
Dorothy Uebinger
Steve and Nancy Mink
Tina Walters
Trudy Zimmerman Stanford
Margie Bogle
David Creek
Greg and Donna (Bowen)Hartke
Larry Frost
Jerry Anderson
Norman Philli[ps
Pat Hale
Sammie Wickiser
Tina and Paul Church
Dave and Glenda Kietzmann
Steve and Nancy Mink
Mark Dunnigan
Crystal Randall Miller
Debbie (Glaspy) Johnson
Cynthia and Tim Enyart
Gary and Sherrie Kittle
Lowell & Brenda K Showalters
Janet (Beard) Britton
Judy Gahan
Barton and Thornton family.
Sharon David
Bruce & Nannette Richards
Dave Welty


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