1/27/2015 3:34:52 PM
While most politicians are evasive about their upcoming election plans, a U.S. Congressman from Taylorville is laying it on the line. Representative Rodney Davis says he will seek another term in office next year:
Davis says he thinks Hillary Clinton will seek the Presidency, but it won't be a cake walk for her:
Norma J. Cartee, 88, of Owaneco passed away at 6:58 PM on Sunday January 25, 2015 at Meadow Manor Nursing Home in Taylorville. She was born on November 29, 1926 in Pana, Illinois, the daughter of Ernest Louis Page and Marguerite Alice Moomey Godat. On February 27, 1944 she married Charles August Cartee Jr. in Missouri. He preceded her in death on July 26, 1979. Norma previously worked at the Trian...read more
Janet L. Brown, 64 of Marion, IL passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at 10:08 AM on Sunday, January 25, 2015 at Parkway Manor in Marion. She was born June 27, 1950 in Springfield, IL daughter of R. Keith and Dorothy (Grant) Blair. She married Robert “Bob” Brown in Springfield, IL on October 24, 1970 and he survives her in Marion.
In addition to her loving husba...read more
Fern Showalter, 97, of Taylorville, IL died at 7:00 pm Saturday, January 24, 2015 at Taylorville Care Center, Taylorville.
She was born January 10, 1918 in Roby, IL, the daughter of Earl and Fannie Brubeck Spring. On July 25, 1941 she married Dean M. Showalter in Taylorville and he preceded her in death on November 11, 1997. Mrs. Showalter was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Tayl...read more
Vera M. Acheson, 96, of Taylorville, passed away Friday, January 23, 2015 at 6:24 a.m. at her residence in Taylorville. She was born October 10, 1918 in Windsor, IL. The Daughter of Clyde and Leta (Buckley) Henneke. She married Richard Acheson on April 11, 1942 in Van Buren, Arkansas and he later preceded her in death in 1984. She was a homemaker and a member of Davis Memorial Christian Church in ...read more
Frank J. Kindred, 60, of Taylorville, passed away Friday, January 23, 2015 at 10:24 a.m. at Taylorville Memorial Hospital in Taylorville. She was born November 6, 1954 in Taylorville, IL. The Son of Paul and Helen (Head) Kindred. Paul worked as a truck driver and was a member of the Taylorville American Legion Post # 73.He is survived by his Companion: Debbie Sassatelli of Taylorville; Broth...read more