Stanley Timmons

Obituary of Stanley Timmons

Stanley E. Timmons, age 91, of Waverly, Il. died Monday evening (March 5, 2018) at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, Il.

He was born September 5, 1926 in Waverly, Il. son of the late Jesse C. and Velma Roland Timmons.

He married Jeanette Meiers on February 5, 1949 in Waverly, Il. and she preceded him in death on November 30, 2002.

Surviving is a son Steve Timmons (Beverly) of Waverly, Il.; five grandchildren, Andrea Butcher, Valerie Seymour, Trisha Seymour, Lori Burns, and Christopher Edwards; nine great-grandchildren; four great-great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; two daughters, Karen Edwards, and Gail Seymour; one grandson, Chad Timmons; and one brother, Bernard Timmons.

Stanley was a graduate of Waverly High School.  He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy serving in WW II and a past member of Waverly American Legion Post.  He was also a member of Iron Workers Local 46 for 61 years and did bridge construction for many years.  He loved to fish and hunt in early years. 

Graveside services will be held at a later date in Waverly East Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Waverly Rescue Squad c/o Neece-Airsman-Hires Funeral Home, 349 Tanner, Waverly, Il. 62692.  Condolences may be sent to the family online at