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Nora Ellen Daugherty

Nora Ellen Daugherty, age 89, of Paris, passed away at 4:33 a.m. on Friday, January 28, 2022 at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, Illinois.
A graveside service was at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, January 31, 2022 at Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Paris, Illinois. Stewart and Carroll Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.
Nora was born on February 14, 1932 in Scottland, Illinois the daughter of the late Roy and Esther Jones Gill. She first married Leo Allen Kirby in 1950 at the Trinity United Methodist Church of Paris.
He preceded her in death in 1987. Nora later married Robert David Daugherty on November 12, 1988 in Paris, Illinois. He survives.
She worked as a waitress and ran a fruit market in Chrisman, Illinois for many years. Nora then went to work for the Zenith Company until its closing, at which point she went to help her family run the Kirby Boat Dock. Outside of work, Nora enjoyed quilting, sewing, knitting, and crochet. She was also a long time and active member of the Trinity Baptist Church in Shepherdsville, Indiana.
Nora is survived by her husband: Robert David Daugherty of Paris; her children: Sharlynn (Kenneth) Kraemer of Chrisman, Janet Crispin of Paris, Christine Ann Dewitt of Santan Valley, Arizona, William Douglas Daugherty of Indianapolis, Indiana, Bradley David Daugherty of Elbridge, Illinois; her siblings: Bill Gill of Scottland, Illinois, Frank Gill of Marshall, Illinois; her five grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her four infant brothers, one adult brother: Leroy Gill; and her sisters: Vel Baldwin, and Martha Jean Emerick.
Memorials may be made to: Faith In Action Edgar County.

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