The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

January 4, 2013

Pamela Fairchild


DANVILLE — Pamela Fairchild, 70, of Danville, passed away at 6:50 a.m. Jan. 1, 2013, at her residence.

She was born July 22, 1942, the daughter of Nelly Delores Acord.

She married Harlan Andrews in 1974. He passed away in 1990. She then later married Kenny Fairchild. He survives.

Survivors include: one brother, JD (Kelly) Gerling, of Danville; two sisters, Delores (Larry) Orr, of Shelbyville, Ky., and Linda (Kenny) Reffett, of Danville; one stepson and good friend, Todd Fairchild; one cousin, Ronnie Hall; and many nieces and nephews. Pamela also remained good friends with her brother and sister-in-law Jim (Sue) Andrews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one husband; and stepfather, Frield O. Hall; and two brothers, Russell Cook Jr. and Raymond Thompson Jr.

Pamela worked at DelStorm, Danville Metal Stamping and Steak ’n Shake early in life, and loved doing arts and crafts, bowling and watching church on TV.

A celebration of Pamela’s life will begin at 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 7, at The Rock Church in Danville, with Pastor Doug Knapp officiating. A visitation will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. prior to the service. Burial will take place at Spring Hill Cemetery.

Memorials can be made in Pamela’s name to The Rock Church.

Please join Pamela’s family in sharing photos, videos and memories of her through her Tribute Wall at

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