Kristy Brown, 41


Kristy Tryon Brown, 41, of Taylorville, died on Saturday, April 13, 2019, at 10:48 p.m. at HSHS St. Francis Hospital in Litchfield.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, April 17, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Taylorville Christian Church, 1124 North Webster Street. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, April 18, beginning at 10 a.m. at the church with Pastor James Jones and Ken Manning co-officiating. Interment will follow in Morrisonville Cemetery.

Mrs. Brown was born Nov. 9, 1977, in Springfield, to Lynn and Kathy (Blount) Tryon. She married Chad Brown on May 9, 2014, in Las Vegas, NV, and he survives.

She graduated from Morrisonville High School with the class of 1995, and was currently employed by the State of Illinois Division of Motor Vehicle in Springfield.

Mrs. Brown was crafty, enjoyed cooking, was an avid animal lover and loved boating and camping. She was a member of the Taylorville Christian Church.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by a son, Brayden Austin Moore of Taylorville; father of Morrisonville; mother, Kathy (Rick) Tryon Mizeur of Owaneco; brother, Doug (Megan) Tryon of Palmer; nieces and nephews, Austin, Bella and Mason; father-in-law, Randy Brown of Taylorville; mother-in-law, Dana Davies of Taylorville; brother-in-law, Jeremy (companion Kellie Spurgeon-Sheedy) Brown of Taylorville; and many aunts, uncles and cousins.

Mrs. Brown was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Murl E. and M. Fay (Sagle) Tryon; maternal grandparents, George and Marjorie (McKinnie) Blount; and uncle, M. Leon Tryon.

Memorials may be directed to the Leon Tryon Memorial Fund c/o Vision Way Christian School, 1124 North Webster Street, Taylorville, IL 62568 or the Taylorville Food Pantry, 1429 East Main Cross Street, Taylorville, IL 62568.

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