Breanna Alyce Watkins, 20, of Harvel, IL, passed away at 4:43 p.m. on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, IL.


Breanna was born December 5, 1997 in Springfield, IL, the daughter of Brenda (Molohon) Watkins and Tony Watkins. She has blessed her family’s lives since March of 1998 when she came to live with them.


Breanna was the definition of love. There was no one she met, that she did not love, and they too love her. Breanna was home schooled, and earned her high school diploma. She enjoyed listening to music, especially Josh Groban, and watching “I Love Lucy.” Most of all, Breanna loved to laugh, and always had a smile on her face.


She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Donna Watkins formerly of Taylorville.


Breanna is survived by her mother, Brenda Watkins of Harvel, IL; father, Tony Watkins of Springfield, IL; siblings, Christopher (wife, Jennifer) Watkins of Effingham, IL, Curtis (wife, Ingrid) Watkins of Morrisonville, IL, Clinton (wife, Michelle) Watkins of Morrisonville, IL, Corey (wife, Kate) Watkins of Independence, MO, Daniel Watkins of Peoria, IL, and Kimberly Watkins of Harvel, IL; grandmother, Pastor Dorothy Isaacs of Divernon, IL; and six nieces and nephews, plus one on the way.


Visitation & Funeral Ceremony: The family will receive guests from 2:00 p.m. until the time of ceremony at 3:00 p.m., Saturday, January 6, 2018 at South Side Church, 500 S. Illinois Ave., Litchfield, IL 62056, with Pastor Nathan Diveley, celebrant.


Cremation will follow the ceremonies.


Inurnment will be accorded at Morrisonville Cemetery, in Morrisonville, IL at a later date.


Memorial Contributions may be made to: The family of Breanna Alyce Watkins, c/o Perfetti-Assalley Funeral Home, 304 Carlin St., Morrisonville, IL 62546.


Perfetti-Assalley Funeral Home, 304 Carlin St., Morrisonville, IL 62546 has been entrusted with ceremonies.


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