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Jeremy Michael Whiles, 28, of Kirksville, Missouri died Tuesday, June 29, 2010 in Kirksville.

The son of Ricky Lee and Debra Anne (Sines) Whiles, he was born June 14, 1982 in Colorado Springs, CO.

Jeremy is survived by his father and step-mother, Ricky and Sandy Whiles of Hurdland, MO; three daughters, Alexis and Abbygail Whiles and Heather Hayes; two brothers, John Whiles of Edina, MO and Jake Whiles of Warrenton, MO; one sister, Jaimie Whiles of Rockford, IL and a number of aunts, uncles, cousins; one niece and one nephew.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Debra DeBakery; his maternal and paternal grandparents and one cousin, Sean Nelson.

Jeremy was raised in and received his education in Rock Falls, IL. He moved to the area in 2000 and was recently employed for Woody’s Tire & Auto in Kirksville. Jeremy enjoyed fishing, coon hunting and spending time with family.

A memorial service was held Saturday, July 3, 2010 at Harvest Time Church in Rock Falls, IL.

Arrangements were taken care of by Travis-Noe Funeral Home of Kirksville, Missouri.