Journal Express, Knoxville, IA


February 21, 2013

Gregory Taylor

Knoxville —  

Gregory Taylor, 63 of Knoxville, formerly of Chariton, passed away Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013, at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines.

Greg was born on July 20, 1949, in Ottumwa to Howard and Yvonne (Jones) Taylor. He received his education from Chariton High School graduating in 1969.  Greg was a member of the Knoxville VFW, D.A.V. and American Legion Post #168. He was a volunteer driver for the D.A.V., helping get veterans to Des Moines for medical care. Greg enjoyed fishing, kayaking, hunting and his dogs. He enjoyed visiting with people.

Greg is survived by his wife, Mary Taylor of Knoxville, seven siblings; Dorothy Huffman of Ottumwa, Tom Stover of Viola, Ark., Gary Harwood of Alvin, Texas, Larry Jack of Grinnell, Violet Collier of Viola, Ark., Pearl Venatar and Alice Neil, both of Ottumwa.  His parents and his first wife, Beverly Taylor, preceded him in death.

A Funeral Service will be 11 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, at Pierschbacher Funeral Home in Chariton. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service from 10-11 a.m. at the funeral home.  Interment will be in Chariton Cemetery following the service. Memorials may be given to the family, which will be designated at a later date. Condolences may be left at

Text Only
  • McClatchey obit pic Robert McClatchey Robert James McClatchey, age 80 of Knoxville, passed away Saturday morning, July 5, 2014, at the Knoxville Hospital.Robert was born at home on May 10, 1934, in Mapleton, Iowa, the son of Christy William and Mary (Carroll) McClatchey. He was raised in

    July 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • Moore obit pic Raymond D. Moore Raymond D. Moore, 92, died at The Village in Indianola on July 6, 2014. His body has been donated to science. A Memorial Service will be held 11 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Indianola on Saturday, Aug. 2.Raymond was born June 4, 1922,

    July 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • Erna Crane Erna Crane, age 89, of Bussey passed away Sunday morning, July 6, 2014, at the Pella Hospice Comfort House.Erna was born Feb. 1, 1925, in Rodenbach, Germany, the daughter of Albert and Louise (Riese) Simosky. Erna was raised and attended school in Ge

    July 11, 2014

  • Death Notice-Erna Crane

    July 8, 2014

  • Death Notice-Ila Heidenwith

    July 8, 2014

  • Death Notice-Raymond D. Moore

    July 7, 2014

  • Death Notice-Robert McClatchey

    July 7, 2014

  • Frank J. Wadle

    July 3, 2014

  • Death Notice-Arthur Thomas

    June 30, 2014

  • Jones obit pic Teddy Mac (Ted) Jones Ted was the beloved husband of Judy: father to Jeff (Cindy), Jennifer (Daniel), Linda (Dave) and Shane (Kristin); grandfather to Alicia, Johanna, Anna Sophia and Kyle; and uncle to many nieces and nephews. Ted was born in Knoxville, and relocated to

    June 30, 2014 1 Photo

AP Video
Weather Gives Washington Firefighters Hope Veteran Creates Job During High Unemployment Widow: Jury Sent Big Tobacco a $23B Message $5M Bond Set for Teens in Homeless Killings New Orleans Plans to Recycle Cigarette Butts UN Security Council Calls for MH 17 Crash Probe Obama Bestows Medal of Honor on NH Veteran Texas Sending National Guard Troops to Border Hopkins to Pay $190M After Pelvic Exams Taped Foxx Cites Washington 'Circus Mirror' NASA Ceremony Honors Moon Walker Neil Armstrong Obama Voices Concern About Casualties in Mideast Obama Calls for Immediate Access to Crash Site Obama Protects Gay, Transgender Workers US Teen Beaten in Mideast Talks About Ordeal Shark Sightings a Big Catch for Cape Tourism Native American Teens Get Taste of College Legendary Actor James Garner Dies Raw: Eric Garner's Wife Collapses at Rally in NY Raw: Texas Gov. Rick Perry Visits Iowa
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide

Upon completion and reopening of Third Street, should the City of Knoxville wait to start the next stage of the Streetscape and Infrastructure project until 2015?

     View Results