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Birthdays

Brian Bass

Brian Bass is celebrating his 10th birthday today, Friday, January 21, 2022. He is the son of Darrin and Andria Bass of Taylorville. Brian’s grandparents are Everett and Pamela Bass of Taylorville, and James and Nancy Mulcachy of Delavan, Illinois. Brian will celebrate with a bowling party with family and friends on Saturday.

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Alma Mae Murphy

Alma Mae Murphy is celebrating her first birthday today, Thursday, January 20, 2022. She is the daughter of Rick and Ashley (Pelichoff) Murphy or Blue Mound. Alma’s grandparents are Dean and Lauralee Pelichoff of Taylorville, Debby Murphy of Springfield, and the late Robert “Larry” Murphy, also of Springfield. Her great-grandparents include Bill Luttrell and Eileen…

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Karsen Beard

Karsen Beard is celebrating his 11th birthday today, Tuesday, January 18, 2022. Karsen is the son of Jessica Kearney and Jake Beard of Taylorville. His grandparents are Keith Kearney of Kincaid, Laura Belsher of Taylorville, Ralph and Rhonda Beard of Owaneco, and Michelle Kearney of Kincaid. Hs great-grandparents include Rosemary Kearney of Taylorville and Nancy…

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Camri Diane Phillips

Camri Diane Phillips will be celebrating her 9th birthday Saturday, January 15, 2022. Camri is the daughter of Jake and Trisha Phillips of Taylorville. She has two brothers, Keagan (17), and Cole (12), and one sister, Kaylie (21). Her grandparents are Diane Marts, of Taylorville, Bridget Ganey, of Springfield, Greg and Teresa Phillips, of Fort…

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JoAnn and Kathleen Denning

JoAnn and Kathleen Denning are celebrating their 12th birthday today, Thursday, January 13, 2022. They are the twin daughters of Trudy and Michael Denning. Their grandparents are Ramona Legg, Kathy :Datel” Wexstten, and Rhonda and Joe Denning, all of Taylorville. Their great-grandmother is Betty Datel of Morrisonville. They attend TJHS.

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Isaiah Michael Warner

Isaiah Michael Warner, son of David and Roxanne (Miller) Warner of South Carolina, formerly of Tay- lorville, will celebrate his 9th birthday Saturday, January 8, 2022. Isaiah’s grandparents are Melvin and the late Betty June (Miller) Runge, Loretta Huebner and the late Fritz C. Huebner, all of Tay- lorville, and Michael and Jenny Warner, of South…

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Births

Leah Grace Kesterson Leah Grace Kesterson was born on August 31, 2021 at 5:04 p.m. at HSHS St. John’s Hospital in Springfield. She weighed 7 lbs and 3 oz and was 20.75 inches long. She is the daughter of Lucas and Holly Kesterson of Rochester, Illinois. Her grandparents are Jeff and Cristie Kesterson of Taylorville,…

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Brayden Michael McClure

Brayden Michael McClure, son of Scott and Susie McClure, is celebrating his 11th birthday today, Wednesday, January 5, 2022. Brayden’s grandparents are Karen and the late Mike DeMichael of Taylorville, and Jan and Mike McClure, also of Taylorville. Brayden celebrated with classmates in Mr. Parrish’ s 5th grade class at VisionWay Christian School and will…

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Bennett Douglas Simpson

Bennett Douglas Simpson is celebrating his second birthday today, Monday, January 2, 2022. He is the son of Garrett and Amanda Simpson of Taylorville. Bennett’s grandparents are Kip Jordan of Springfield, Donna and the late Marshall Douglas Lowe of Taylorville, Tammy Valencia of Springfield, and Robert Simpson of Pana. His great-grandparents include Sharon and the…

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