Beverly Diane (Oyler) Taylor-Groff, 66, of Taylorville entered her Heavenly home at 8:24 a.m. Tuesday, December 3 at her residence.
She was born March 1, 1947 in Taylorville, the daughter of Loren and Louise Smith Oyler. On February 13, 1971 she married William “Bill” Taylor in Springfield, IL and he preceded her in death on April 25, 1995. Beverly then married Gary L. Groff on May 23, 1998 at Taylorville Christian Church. Mrs. Groff was a 1965 graduate of Taylorville High School and had been employed at Sangamon Greeting Card Company and Continental Grain Company.
She is survived by her husband: Gary Groff of Taylorville; children: Scott Taylor of Macomb, IL, Stacey Taylor-Stallings and companion Joe Lomprez of Taylorville, Darrell Groff and wife Kathleen of Mattoon, and Janolyn Groff of Macon; grandchildren: Taylor Neal, Corey Groff, Mitchel Reuter, Ashley Groff, Whitney Groff, and Abrielle Groff; and great-grandchildren: Valkyrie Groff and Aries Groff. She was greeted in Heaven by her parents, first husband, Bill Taylor, and brothers, Richard Oyler in infancy and Ronald Oyler.
Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, December 7 at McClure Funeral Home. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Friday at McClure Funeral Home.
Condolences may be sent online at www.mcclurefuneralhome.com.