William “”Will”” Adam Pace, 1-year-old son of Mike Joseph and Lori Michelle Roderick Pace, was born July 29, 2003, at Springfield. He died Sept. 15, 2004, at Lester E. Cox Medical Center South in Springfield.He lives on with his gift as an organ donor.He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Betty Roderick; and three great-grandfathers, Junior Pace, Doyle Bailey and Junior Roderick.Surviving are his parents of Rogersville; a brother, Dempsey Pace of the home; paternal grandparents, Larry and Pat Pace of Fordland; great-grandmothers, Eleanor Bailey of Springfield and Jessie Pace of Cape Fair; maternal grandparents, Phil and Amy Roderick of Rocky Mount; great-grandparents, Gerald and Mildred James of Houston, Mildred and Kenneth Spencer of Salem, Judy and Dan O’Connor of Springfield and Lynn and Kris Morrow of Jefferson City; and great-great-grandparents, Frank and Hilda Glore of Springfield.Services were Sept. 20 at the First Baptist Church in Rogersville with burial in West Finley Cemetery at Fordland under the direction of Preston-Marsh Funeral Home of Rogersville.Memorials may be made in his name at the State Bank of Southwest Missouri in Springfield. “

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