12/12/2013 4:01:39 PM
The National Weather Service in Lincoln says a strong storm system will begin to spread snow across central and southeast Illinois this (Friday) afternoon. Once the snow develops, periods of snow are expected into Saturday morning. However, the majority of the accumulation will fall late Friday afternoon and Friday night.
Most areas will see snowfall accumulation of 3-6 inches before the snow e...read more
91 year old Marilyn Himstedt of Litchfield passed away Wednesday December 11th in Heritage Health Therapy & Senior Care.
The Plummer Funeral Home in Litchfield is in charge of arrangements.
Funeral services will be held Sunday December 15th at 2pm in Plummer Funeral Home in Litchfield. Burial will be in Morrisonville Cemetery. Friends may call Sunday from Noon until service time in Plummer F...read more
Ann M. Morris, 91, of Taylorville, IL died at 2:36 pm Monday, December 9, 2013 at Taylorville Care Center.
She was born January 29, 1922 in White City, IL, the daughter of Michael and Mary Benkovic Zupsich. On November 23, 1940 she married Albert H. Morris in Benld, IL. He preceded her in death on September 23, 1992. She was a 1965b Graduate of Millikin University earning a BS in Education. She t...read more
Vesta M. Hendricks, 87, of Taylorville died at 6:15 pm, Saturday, December 7, 2013 at Taylorville Memorial Hospital. She was born November 20, 1926 in Britt, Iowa the daughter of Walter E. and Alma M. Elder Prior. On February 1, 1947 she married James D. Hendricks in Taylorville, IL. Mrs. Hendricks was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene in Taylorville and retired from Sangamo...read more
Shirley Fern Owens 73, of Morrisonville, IL, passed away on December 6, 2013 at 3:20 p.m. at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, IL. She was born on August 28, 1940 in Buckhart Township, Christian Co., IL; the daughter of Emra and Winnie (Durham) Hughes. She married Wilbur Owens in October of 1956 in Taylorville, IL; he preceded her on May 28, 2006. She was a Mental Health Professional for the...read more
Trela M. Virden, 80, of Taylorville, passed away on December 4, 2013 at 4:35 p.m. at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, IL. She was born on October 27, 1933 in Macon Co., IL; the daughter of Guy and Telitha Ann (Sutton) Crickman. She married Gilbert L. Virden in 1952, they later divorced. She was a retired waitress and a bartender. She was the owner and operator of the Corner Pocket Restauran...read more