9/29/2014 8:17:40 PM
The Greater Taylorville Chamber of Commerce Chillifest Committee met for the final time before this weekend's event, on Monday afternoon in the Chamber board room.
Event chairperson Greg Hornbuckle told Regional Radio News after the meeting, that this year's event footprint will be bigger than past years.
And, Hornbu...read more
Evelyn Viola (Gray) Herzog, 95, of Nokomis, passed away Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 1:50 a.m. at Gowin Parc of Taylorville. She was born January 17, 1919 in Decatur, IL. The daughter of Walter and Florence (Bevil) Gray. She married Wilbur “Web” Herzog on October 17, 1943 at South Fork United Methodist Church of rural Nokomis. He later preceded her on May 5, 2000. She was a homemake...read more
Wayne Earl Younker, 82 of Edinburg, IL passed away Thursday, September 25, 2014 at Taylorville Memorial Hospital in Taylorville. He was born on February 11, 1932 in Taylorville, IL. The son of R. Earl and Verna M. (Sanders) Younker. He married Norma Fern Elder on March 22, 1953 at the Berea Church in Mt. Auburn, IL. He was a retired farmer . He also worked for Borg Warner and Cli...read more
Carol Gene (Brown) Kugel, 70 of Pana, IL formerly of Nokomis passed away Thursday, September 25, 2014 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, IL. She was born on October 30, 1943 in Lawrenceville, IL daughter of Clyde and Anna Jane (Weger) Brown. She married Arthur Walker in April of 1963 in Taylorville, IL. He preceded her in passing on May 2, 1966. She then married to Robert Travi...read more
Betty Jo Hamer, 78, of Taylorville, passed away Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 3:15 p.m. at her daughters residence. She was born August 24, 1936 in Decatur, IL. The Daughter of Harold and Mabel (Martin) Anderson. She married Jon R. Ulz on December 18, 1955 in Decatur, IL and he later preceded her on April 1, 1984 and then she married Robert Hamer on December 30, 1992 in Taylorville, IL. S...read more
Thomas E. Mayes, Jr. 63, of Taylorville, IL died at 2:00 am, Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at Memorial Medical Center, Springfield, IL.
He was born December 1, 1950, the son of Thomas E. and Doris E. McIntosh Mayes, Sr. On August 1, 1970 he married Sally Jean Bishop in Taylorville. Mr. Mayes had been employed by G.S.I. for over 25 years and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He enjoyed fishing and l...read more