Veldia A. Allgood, 73, of Springfield, died at 2:20 pm, Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at her home. She was born April 24, 1940 in Virden to Frederick and Veldia I. Dixon Pierson. She married Elmer Allgood on October 26, 1957. She was preceded in death by her parents and one son, Alan Allgood on April 9, 2002.
Survivors include her husband, Elmer; two sons, Gary and wife Mary Allgood of St. Charles, MO and David and wife Jodie Allgood of Springfield; daughter-in-law, Debbie Allgood of Springfield; six grandchildren, Mandy, Kyle, Christopher, Ashley Sarah and Brian; one great grandchild, JoJo; one sister, Darlene Edge of Springfield; one brother Charles and wife Ida Pierson of Divernon and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Veldia was a homemaker. She enjoyed crossword puzzles and spending time with her family and grandchildren.
Visitation: 4-7 pm, Sunday, March 16, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 10 am, Monday, March 17, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home with Sandi Woodard, CLP officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association.