CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Sidney T. "Sid" Webb, 58, formerly of East Prairie, Mo., died unexpectedly Jan. 7, 2004, in East Prairie.
Born Feb. 14, 1945, in East Prairie, son of Kathryn Lemmons Webb of East Prairie and the late Joseph A. Webb, he lived in East Prairie during his youth and graduated in 1963 from East Prairie High School. He attended the University of Missouri-Columbia and then served in the U.S. Air Force. In 1973, he moved to Cedar Rapids, where he was employed by Ampro Group and Ferring & Associates. Webb owned "The Perfect Thought Inc.," a retail store in Cedar Rapids for 16 years. At the time of his death, he was employed as a flooring manager for Smulekoff's Department Store in Cedar Rapids.
A member of the Lovely Lane United Methodist Church in Cedar Rapids, he was also a member of the Tuesday Noon Optimist Club and member of their bowling league. He was also a past member of the Cedar Rapids Boat Club.
Survivors in addition to his mother include: two daughters and sons-in-law, Amy and Brian Koester of Olathe, Kan., and Sarah and Steve Medbery of Lake Bluff, Ill.; one brother and sister-in-law, Dan and Judy Webb of Corpus Christi, Texas; one sister, Martha Webb of Oklahoma City, Okla.; and other relatives and friends.
Visitation is from 1 p.m. Sunday until service time at 2 p.m. at Nelson United Methodist Church in East Prairie. The Rev. Jim Quist will officiate.
Burial will follow in the IOOF Cemetery near Charleston.
Shelby Funeral Home of East Prairie is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be sent to:
Nelson United Methodist Church P.O. Box 292 East Prairie, MO 63845