Phyllis June Spurney, 89, of Sawyerville, IL, died at Heritage Health of Litchfield, IL on Sunday, March 15, 2020 at 11:25 am. She was born June 30, 1930, in Sawyerville, IL to James D. Taylor & Alice (Douglass) Taylor. She married Joseph Spurney, Jr. He preceded her in death on April 1, 1996. She was the manager of the State of Illinois Drivers' Facility, Carlinville, IL. Phyllis was a member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary of Mt. Olive, IL, United Methodist Church of Benld, IL, former chair woman of the Macoupin County Democratic Party and former mayor of Sawyerville for 40 years. She is survived by her grandson, David J. Spurney (Companion, Tami Straub) of White City, IL, niece, Phyllis Lynn (Bray) Fraelle and nephew, Jim Bray. Phyllis was preceded in death by her parents, spouse, son, David Spurney, son, Daryl Spurney and sister, Ava Bray. No public services will be held at this time. Memorials are suggested to Benld Cemetery, Gillespie Benld Ambulance Service, Miami Project To Cure Paralysis or St. Jude's Hospital. Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at www.kravanyafuneral.com. Kravanya Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
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Gillespie Benld Ambulance Service
Miami Project To Cure Paralysis
St. Jude's Hospital