1/22/2015 3:18:21 PM
The Taylorville Police Department is seeking the assistance of the public in attempting to identify the suspect involved in a robbery at Kentucky Fried Chicken on North Webster St., in Taylorville on January 12th,2015.
The suspect is described as a white male in their 20’s, approximately 6’ tall and weighs around 170 pounds. The suspect was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt w...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
Viola M. Durbin, 79, of Taylorville, passed away Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 3:17 a.m. at Meadow Manor Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Taylorville. She was born December 1, 1935 in Palmer, IL. The Daughter of William D. England and Fanny (Christian) Porter.
She is survived by her Daughters: Deborah S. Spencer of Taylorville, IL; Mary Reed of Taylorville, IL; Grandchildre...read more
Helen E. Hinshaw, 93, of Ramsey, IL, passed away Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 6:25 a.m. at Piatt County Nursing Home in Monticello, IL. She was born October 9, 1921 in Ramsey, IL. The Daughter of Dale and Noy (Casey) Hauskins. She married E. Virgil Hinshaw on February 5, 1949 in Henderson, KY. And he later preceded her in death on July 28, 1988. She served in the United States Navy as a nurse.
Jean M. Mahan, 69 of Taylorville passed away at 1:00 PM on Friday, January 16, 2015 at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield.
Jean was born on December 5, 1945 at Taylorville the daughter of Gino and Nadene (Van Vleet) Lenzi. She married Richard E. “Dick” Mahan on August 7, 1965 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Taylorville. She was preceded in death by her parents; 3 ...read more
Joe Lee Vail, 64, of Taylorville, passed away Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 2:01 p.m. at Taylorville Memorial Hospital in Taylorville, IL. He was born August 22, 1950 in Taylorville, IL. The Son of Caroline Thompson. He was a retired forklift operator, was an avid Harley Davidson rider and he enjoyed classic cars.
He is survived by his Son: Jesse Aaron (Ally) Vail of Taylorville, IL; Daught...read more