William M. Perry, 80 of Taylorville passed away on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 7:40 p.m. at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, Ill. He was born on October 24, 1937 in Edinburg, Ill. the son of James W. and Grace (Minson) Perry. He married Jacklyn Pigg on July 7, 1958 in the First Baptist Church in Taylorville, Ill. Bill worked as a mainline operator at PPG in Mt. Zion.
Surviving are his wife, Jacklyn Perry of Taylorville; children: Patrick Perry of Kirkwood, Mo.; Mark Perry of Owaneco, Ill.; Sue Ellen (Mark) Heil of Taylorville, Ill.; Lisa (Kevin) Bailey of Pawnee, Ill.; Ty Perry of Owaneco, Ill.; grandchildren: Christina (Jeremy) Lammers, Rachel (Blake) Ford, Nathan Perry, Kurtis (Jessica) Heil, Garrett Perry, Kraig Heil, Amber (Garrett) Perry, Ryan Bailey, Jessica Bailey, Lexi Perry, Kaylee Heil, Kali, Travis, Jack, Tanner, Taylor, Carter Perry, Bailee Perry; great-grandchildren: Austin Ford, Jackson Ford, Cameron Heil, Cooper Heil and Kennedy Lammers; several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers: Harold and James Perry; sisters: Melba Weaver, Vera Jones and Nadine VanDeveer, Ella Mckinney.
Private family services will be held with Burial at Oak Hill Cemetery in Taylorville.
Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements. Please sign our on-line guest book at www.suttonmemorialhome.com.