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Terri Sue Dobyns

Terri Sue Dobyns

DOBYNS

 

Terri Sue Dobyns, 63, of Sparta, IL; born on September 19, 1958 in Sparta, IL; passed away Wednesday, March 2, 2022 at the Randolph County Care Center in Sparta, IL.

 

Terri loved to bowl with her friends.  She was a hard worker that loved her job, she worked at Zanders Sporting Goods and enjoyed every part of it, especially the friends she made while working there.  Anytime she could spend time with those she cared about was a good day for Terri.

 

She was preceded in death by her husband – Robert Dobyns; father – Raymond Hillyard; sister – Vicki Dierks; infant brother – Stephen Hillyard.

 

Terri is survived by her mother – Patsy Hillyard of Sparta, IL; two children – Robert “Robbie” Alde of Zephyrhills, FL and Ryan Alde of Sparta, IL; three grandchildren – Lexz, Alyssa, and Skylar; one great grandchild – Haven; one brother – James “Jim” (Tina) Hillyard of Walsh, IL.

 

Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.heilschuessler.com.

 

Memorial Contributions may be made to the family to help with medical expenses.

 

Family and friends may gather at the First United Methodist Church in Sparta, IL on Friday, March 11, 2022 from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.  Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Randy McGeehon officiating.  Private committal services will take place at Caledonia Cemetery in Sparta.

 

Heil – Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Sparta, IL is in charge of arrangements.

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  1. Cathie Raney says:

    Pat and family, my deepest sympathy for your loss of your dear daughter. May God comfort you and carry you through these difficult days ahead. My prayers are with you all

  2. Judy Rheinecker says:

    Pat & Jim
    Was so sorry to hear of Terri’s passing.
    I knew Terri a long time. She was a sweet, caring person. Always had a smile when you saw her . She will be missed !

  3. Linda Boston says:

    To the family of our Beloved Terri. So sorry to hear of Terri passing. She was the best Treasured friend anyone could ever have. Terri and I grew up together. We had lots of fun with our friends. Her parents were very loving to their children! Terri, you were the sunshine when it was cloudy out! I will miss you my dearest friend. God Bless your precious mom and family. Thank you for the many years of our friendship. Gone, but never forgotten. 💔
    Sincerely,
    Linda Boston
    Quincy, IL

  4. Steve Elsea says:

    Pat & Jim,
    Talitha & I send our Christian sympathy and love to you. We always looked forward to visiting the Hilliard’s and playing with Vicki, Terri, and Jim. May the Lord grant you His peace that surpasses our understanding.
    Love,
    Steve Elsea

  5. Carla Kueker Bievenue says:

    Sending my deepest condolences to the family. We were graduating class of 1976. We had P.E. together as well as many classes. I loved when she would make us laugh. We always compared how big our bell bottoms were. We were al better for her in our life. R.I.P. my friend.

  6. Dave and Debbie Elsea says:

    Pat and Jim, My heart is breaking for your family as I just found out about Terri. Our prayers will be for you and the rest of your family that our Lord will bless and comfort you all knowing thatTerri is in His loving embrace! ❤️🙏

  7. DORIS AND RICHARD CAVALIER says:

    DEAR PATSY , ROBBIE AND RYAN.
    SO VERY SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT TERRIE’S PASSING. SHE WAS A DISTANT RELATIVE BUT A GOOD FRIEND, AS WAS HER SISTER VICKIE. PAT I HAVE SUCH EMPATHY FOR YOU. I KNOWYOUR FAITH IN THE LORD WILL PULL YOU THRU THIS BUT IS IS SO DIFFICULT..MAY THE LORD GIVE YOU PEACE AND COMFORT. LOVE, DORIS

    • Carol Ashley says:

      My condolences to Terrie’s entire family. You will be in my prayers. Carol Ashley

  8. Laura Sue Smith-DeFarkas says:

    Dear Pat and family,
    You have my deepest sympathy! Our families grew up together, what a great gal who loved life . My thoughts and prayers are with you all!
    Laura Sue Smith-DeFarkas

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  1. Dear Pat and family,
    You have my deepest sympathy! Our families grew up together, what a great gal who loved life . My thoughts and prayers are with you all!
    Laura Sue Smith-DeFarkas

    Reply
  2. DEAR PATSY , ROBBIE AND RYAN.
    SO VERY SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT TERRIE’S PASSING. SHE WAS A DISTANT RELATIVE BUT A GOOD FRIEND, AS WAS HER SISTER VICKIE. PAT I HAVE SUCH EMPATHY FOR YOU. I KNOWYOUR FAITH IN THE LORD WILL PULL YOU THRU THIS BUT IS IS SO DIFFICULT..MAY THE LORD GIVE YOU PEACE AND COMFORT. LOVE, DORIS

    Reply
    • My condolences to Terrie’s entire family. You will be in my prayers. Carol Ashley

      Reply
  3. Pat and Jim, My heart is breaking for your family as I just found out about Terri. Our prayers will be for you and the rest of your family that our Lord will bless and comfort you all knowing thatTerri is in His loving embrace! ❤️🙏

    Reply
  4. Sending my deepest condolences to the family. We were graduating class of 1976. We had P.E. together as well as many classes. I loved when she would make us laugh. We always compared how big our bell bottoms were. We were al better for her in our life. R.I.P. my friend.

    Reply
  5. Pat & Jim,
    Talitha & I send our Christian sympathy and love to you. We always looked forward to visiting the Hilliard’s and playing with Vicki, Terri, and Jim. May the Lord grant you His peace that surpasses our understanding.
    Love,
    Steve Elsea

    Reply
  6. To the family of our Beloved Terri. So sorry to hear of Terri passing. She was the best Treasured friend anyone could ever have. Terri and I grew up together. We had lots of fun with our friends. Her parents were very loving to their children! Terri, you were the sunshine when it was cloudy out! I will miss you my dearest friend. God Bless your precious mom and family. Thank you for the many years of our friendship. Gone, but never forgotten. 💔
    Sincerely,
    Linda Boston
    Quincy, IL

    Reply
  7. Pat & Jim
    Was so sorry to hear of Terri’s passing.
    I knew Terri a long time. She was a sweet, caring person. Always had a smile when you saw her . She will be missed !

    Reply
  8. Pat and family, my deepest sympathy for your loss of your dear daughter. May God comfort you and carry you through these difficult days ahead. My prayers are with you all

    Reply

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