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5/26/2015 8:55:38 PM
The Taylorville Park Board met for their monthly meeting Monday night at the Park Office. President of the Taylorville Park District, Marlene Miller read off the sealed bids for the Taylorville Park Department Trucks that were up for auction. Raymond Tomme received the 1994 pick-up and Jeff Reed will receive the Chevy pick-up. Both trucks are cleaned out and ready to be taken. In a closed execut...read more
Obituaries
Mr. Richard Smith, 91, of Witt, IL formerly of Tovey, IL passed away at 11:00 a.m. Sunday, May 24, 2015 at home.  He was born in Tovey, IL August 14, 1923 the son of Herman Warry and Jessie (Sterner) Smith.  Richard married Frances Belle White July 23, 1948 in Palmer, IL and they celebrated 66 years together before she passed away on October 12, 2014.Richard was a past member of Tovey Un...read more
Barbara Jean Johnson was born on December 20, 1937. She fell asleep in death on May 24, 2015 at 8:05 a.m. after a long battle with cancer at the age of 77. Preceded in death are her one sister Dorothy Zoltowski and her parents Loraine and Dale Cottman. Surviving is one brother Virgil Cottman. Barbara will be dearly missed by her husband of 61 years, Allen Armstrong Johnson and her two children All...read more
Troy R. Achenbach, 92, of Taylorville, passed away Thursday, May 21, 2015 at 1:17 a.m. at Taylorville Care Center in Taylorville. He was born August 29, 1922 in Taylorville, IL. The Son of Walter and Ethel (Fesser) Achenbach. He married Virginia “Jean” Hiller Cies in 1971 in Taylorville, IL and she later preceded him in death on November 30, 2014. He retired from Peabody Coal Company a...read more
Robert Carter, 88, of Taylorville, passed away Thursday, May 21, 2015 at 7:46 a.m. at his residence in Taylorville. He was born January 7, 1927 in Stonington, IL. The Son of Chris and Hattie (Allen) Carter. He married Gloria A. Rasmussen on September 12, 1948 in Taylorville, IL.  He was a Member of Davis Memorial Christian Church in Taylorville, lifetime member of the VFW Post #4495, he was o...read more
Beverly Joan Sims, 81, of Taylorville passed away at 2:47 a.m. on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at the Taylorville Care Center in Taylorville. She was born on September 26, 1933, the daughter of Buck and Nellie Waterman.  She married Dallas R. Sims in Hillsboro, Illinois on February 6, 1949.  He preceded her in death on October 10, 1999.  Mrs. Sims was a homemaker, and a member of Calvary B...read more

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