Robert R. Deweese; 76 of Taylorville passed away on Friday, December 9, 2016 at 5:30 a.m. at Prairie Rose Health Care Center in Pana, IL. He was born on October 4, 1940 in Taylorville to Orman and Mary (Oller) Deweese. He married Dixie Ethridge in 1969 and they were divorced. He attended Taylorville High school.

He is survived by his Son Larry (Eric) Wilson-Deweese of Willowbrook, IL; Nieces: Linda (Armand) Tippet, Rhea (Don) Williams, Mary Kessler, Dawn (Bob) Zwick; Several Great Nieces and Nephews; Great Great Nieces and Nephews and a Great Great Great Nephew. He was preceded in death by his Parents, Sister Betty (Oscar) Green, Brother Don Deweese, two nephews and his ex wife.

Visitation will be held on Monday, December 12, 2016 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville. Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville with his son Larry Deweese officiating. Burial will be held in Oak Hill Cemetery in Taylorville.

Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements.

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