Bryan R. Francis, 53, of Marshall, Il passed away Friday, July 17, 2020. He was a self employed contractor. Bryan was born Dec. 14, 1966 at Ephrata, Washington, the son of Marion Doyle “Tom” Francis and Betty Rowan Francis. Surviving are his wife, Amy Dowden Francis; children, Jackie (Brian) Washburn of Marshall, IL, Jason (Erin) Donnelly of Mattoon, IL and Joey (Cara –Faith) Francis of Kansas City, MO; his mother, Betty Sonafrank of Terre Haute, IN; a sister, Katherine Anderson of Terre Haute, In; a brother, Steven (Monica) Francis of Indinapolis, IN; grandchildren, Kaydance Donnelly, Mya Donnelly, Marley Donnelly Mackenzie Donnelly, Jonah Francis and Everly Francis and nieces and nephews, including Lacrisha Clinton, Robert Clinton and Michael Gorman. He was preceded in death by a sister, Karen Anderson and the man who raised him, John Sonafrank.. He was a true and loyal Miami Dolphins fan. A public visitation will be held 12 Noon to 2:00 PM (Central) Tuesday at Pearce Funeral Home. Covid 19 guidelines will be followed. A private family service will be held later. For those desiring, memorial gifts may be made directly to his wife, Amy. Online condolences are being accepted at pearcefuneralservices.com.