Sally J. Mayes, 67 of Taylorville passed away on Wednesday, December 23, 2020 at 2:45 p.m. at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield, IL. She was born on February 5, 1953 in Taylorville, IL the daughter of Emmit and Bette (Henneke) Bishop. She married Thomas Mayes Jr. on August 1, 1970 in Taylorville, IL and he preceded her in death on September 24, 2014.

She is survived by her Daughters: Angel Nolen of Taylorville, IL and Bette Wickell of Millstadt, IL; Son: Thomas Mayes III of Taylorville, IL; Fur son: Tiny; Grandchildren: Brandon Finn, Bradly Dilley, William Nolen; Sisters: Syndy, Susie and Shelby; Brothers: Steve, Spencer, and Stacy; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband. 

Graveside Services will be held on Monday, January 4, 2020 at 12:00 noon at Oak Hill Cemetery in Taylorville with Pastor Bill Kerns officiating. A Celebration of life Dinner will be held following the graveside service.

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

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