12/22/2014 12:47:50 PM
The Christian County Sheriff's Office reports an accident last week on Route 48 a couple of miles south of Stonington.
According to reports, three different vehicles were headed south on 48 around 4:00 pm December 16th when the lead vehicle, driven by 62 year-old David A. Cox of Decatur, signaled a left turn. Because of the vehicle in the middle, the driver in back, 30 year-old Scot...read more
Jennie D. Suffern, 87 of Taylorville passed away at 9:55 PM on Friday, December 19, 2014 at Taylorville Memorial Hospital.She was born on October 6, 1927 at Taylorville the daughter of the late Elmer “Pete” and Mamie (Ross) Spindel. She married Richard Suffern on April 2, 1966 at Taylorville; he preceded her in death on November 17, 1985.Jennie worked as a telephone operator for Consol...read more
Donald “LeRoy” Kohl, 78, of Bolovia, IL, passed away Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 10:45 p.m. at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. He was born January 10, 1936 in Bolovia, IL. The Son of Irvin Kohl and Lynna Ruth (Hartsock) Doyle. He married Bonnie J. Stogdell on December 26, 1955 at the Mt. Auburn Church of Christ. He was a retired farmer, and had also retired from Caterpillar i...read more
Brian Y. “Drip” Waldrop, 55, of Taylorville, IL died at 1:10 am Tuesday, December 16, 2014, at Taylorville Memorial Hospital.
He was born October 4, 1959 in Vincennes, Indiana. On August 27, 2010 he married the love of his life, Linda M. Lemanski in Las Vegas, NV. Brian was employed by the Illinois Air National Guard in Springfield and had been deployed to the Middle East. Prior to th...read more
Annabel L. Cocagne, 92, of Taylorville, IL died at 8:20 am Saturday, December 13, 2014 at Gowin Parc, in Taylorville.
She was born November 23, 1922 in Oconee, IL, the daughter of Louis and Anna Pollman Kuhn. On February 19, 1944 she married Darrel E. Cocagne in Oconee, and he preceded her in death on April 20, 2014. Annabel was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Taylorville and was ...read more
Lucille E. Irwin, 94, of Taylorville, passed away Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at 4:15 p.m. at Taylorville Care Center in Taylorville. She was born August 8, 1920 in Taylorville, IL the Daughter of Simon and Christina (Miller) Banning. She married Ernest Irwin on February 29, 1940 in St. Charles, MO. and he later preceded her in death on April 29, 1985. She was a retired seamstress and a member of th...read more