William Isaac Fox, 83 of Taylorville passed away on Saturday, December 12, 2020 at 1:55 p.m. at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, Ill.
He was born on June 1, 1937 in Springfield, Ill. the son of Sidney Eugene and Samantha Faye (Dial) Fox. He married Monica Gange on March 9, 1959 in Minot, N.D. and they later divorced. He worked as a Coal miner at Coffeen and later Amex Coal in Southern Illinois.
He is survived by his son: Kelvin (Denise) Fox of Taylorville, Ill.; daughters: Trina Szabo of Taylorville, Ill.; Terressa (Mark) Pearse of Taylorville, Ill.; grandchildren: Amber, Brittney, Nevaeh, Zariah, Malique, Amanda, Haiden, Timothy, Jacob, Tristen, Brent; great-grandchildren: Lyndon, Emery, Tinley, Iziaek, Warrak, Hudson, Ella, Lilly, Kaylyn, Wesley and two nieces.
He was preceded in death by his parents, daughters: Tamera and Tandra, brother: Sidney Jr.
Private family graveside services will be held at a later date at Camp Butler National Cemetery in Springfield, Ill.
Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements. Please sign their online guest book at suttonmemorialhome.com