Kelsey Reese’ Meeks

CENTRALIA — Kelsey Reese’ Meeks, 26, of Centralia, passed away Tuesday, September 15, 2020.

She was born October 25, 1993, in Centralia, IL. She is the daughter of Michael Meeks and Laura (Rudy) Meeks Mitchell.

In addition to her parents, she is also survived by her daughter: Kehlani of Centralia; a sister: Bianca Meeks and; a brother: Nikolas Meeks of Mt. Vernon; one niece and 3 nephews; several aunts, uncles, cousins, and her grandfather: Roscoe Meeks.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents and maternal grandmother.

Kelsey attended the Bible Based Community Church in Centralia. She enjoyed listening to music. Her daughter, Kehlani, was her world and she loved her very much.

A Celebration of Life Service for Kelsey Meeks will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, September 21, 2020, at the Bible Based Community Church in Centralia with Pastor Johnnie B. Wilson officiating.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Monday morning at the church. Burial will be held at Elmwood Cemetery in Centralia at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the family and will be accepted at the Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home at 235 North Sycamore Street Centralia, Illinois 62801, 618-532-3523, who is honored to be of service to the Meeks family.

Online condolences may be made to the family by visiting and the Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home Facebook page.