Vesta M. Hendricks, 87, of Taylorville died at 6:15 pm, Saturday, December 7, 2013 at Taylorville Memorial Hospital.

She was born November 20, 1926 in Britt, Iowa the daughter of Walter E. and Alma M. Elder Prior.  On February 1, 1947 she married James D. Hendricks in Taylorville, IL.  Mrs. Hendricks was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene in Taylorville and retired from Sangamon Company in 1992. 

Surviving are her husband Jim Hendricks of Taylorville; Daughters: Vickie Clayton of Taylorville and Debbie Radzimanowsky and husband John of Taylorville; Son: Mike Hendricks and wife Lori of Taylorville; 10 Grandchildren: Brandon Clayton, Tina Brest, Kristi Carey, Corey Hendricks, Matthew Hendricks, Tyler Hendricks, Brian Hendricks, Jeff Hendricks, Gary Swindall, and Terri Lyn Edwards.  There are Several Great Grandchildren.  Also surviving are sisters: Laverta Tewell, Margaret Burge, Erma Mills all of Taylorville, and Gladys Tippett of Dawson. Vesta was preceded in death by her parents, Son: Jim Hendricks, Daughter: Carol Durbin, Grandson: Roger D. Clayton, Jr.; Brothers: Bill Prior, Bob Prior, Wayne Prior, and Tom Prior, and sister Edna Prior.

Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 am Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at First Church of the Nazarene, Taylorville with Pastor Ed Heppe officiating.  Burial will be in Anderson Cemetery, Palmer, IL.  Visitation will be held from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Tuesday at McClure Funeral Home, Taylorville and one hour prior to services in the church on Wednesday.

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