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John Tolliver

May 16th, 1955 - Jul 7th, 2021

A private family service will be held. 


   John Edgar Tolliver, age 66, of Flora, Illinois, passed away Wednesday, July 7, 2021, at Flora Gardens Care Center.

   He was born May 16, 1955, in Flora, Illinois, the son of John H. “Bush” and Nadine (Colclasure) Tolliver. 

   Known to his family and friends as “Bush Hawg,” he enjoyed being outdoors, especially time spent fishing and camping.  John also enjoyed taking road trips and spending time with his grandkids.

   He is survived by his children: Tabbitha (Dusty) Wilson of Olney, Jonathan Tolliver of Olney, and Jennie Tolliver of Olney; grandchildren: Tristen Dowds, Darik Wilson, Bradley Wilson, Matilda Wilson, Kurtis Wilson, and Remington Darrel-Neal; brothers: Jim (Tina) Tolliver of Effingham, Bill (Jamie) Tolliver of Geff, and Gene Brinkley of Harristown; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

   He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters: Patricia “Patty” Holloway and Shirley Ostrander; and brothers: Thomas Brinkley Jr. and Jack Brinkley.

   A private family service will be held.  Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora assisted the family with arrangements.  Memorial donations are suggested to the family to assist with final expenses and will be accepted through the funeral home.  To share a memory or condolence visit:


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Carlene Karn

July 9th

So sorry for the lost of another family member. Johnny was always around for our gathering. I feel like you all were more than cousins. Rest in Pease Johnny. You will greatly missed.

Brian & Tina Humphrey

July 8th

Kimberly Ragsdale/Tolliver

July 8th

I'm so very sorry for the loss of John. He was my dad's cousin. Robert Tolliver. Rest in heaven Johnny

Ron Pruitt

July 8th

my sincere thoughts and prayers are with you Bill, Jim and family.


July 8th

Sorry for your loss

Gene Brinkley

July 8th

My prayers, love, and condolences are with my brothers and family for the loss of our brother, Johnny. I will miss you brother. R.I.P. All my love to you in Heaven. Rest in Jesusโ€™ Arms.

Morris Pruitt

July 9th

Sorry for loss.

Bill Tolliver

July 10th

You are going to be Missed and Loved By Many Rest Easy Love You My Brother

Rick and Trudy Zimmerman Stanford

July 10th

We are so sorry for your loss. Prayers are with you all. ๐Ÿ™

Nancy Bateman

July 10th

I went to church with John at The Baptist Church on Olive St in Flora A very nice gentlemen

Nancy Bateman

July 12th

I am so very sorry for your loss John was a good man

Carmen and Tom Murrie

July 12th

Prayers for all the family. Went to school with John for the three years we lived in Flora. Patty, his sister, was one of my very best friends. Loved all their family. Love and prayers for all.

Jolene Houser

July 14th

We are sorry to hear about the loss of another family member. You will be missed dearly.

Kat Fessel

July 18th

Please accept my deepest sympathy for the loss of your father, Tabbitha, John and Jennie And condolences to the rest of his family and friends he leaves behind. May God comfort you in this time deep sorrow.

Jennie Tolliver

July 18th

I miss you so much Dad! You were an amazing dad and we will always miss you. Weโ€™ll be together again in Heaven someday, but until then Iโ€™ll hold you in my heart and keep your memory alive. Remington will hear all about his Grandpa John. My heart is broken by your absence, but you are no longer suffering and are watching over us from above. I love you forever and always Daddy! ๐Ÿ’–๐Ÿ’–๐ŸคŸ๐ŸคŸ

Walter J. Chaney

August 3rd

Thoughts and prayers!



Tabbitha and Dusty Wilson and kids
santos family
Mary Reynolds
Wayne Eastin & Diane Johnson
Mark Dunnigan
Kim Ragsdale/Tolliver
Tara Race
Lee & Diane Blair
Krista Brinkley
Mary Anne Pittman
Carl & Tina Persinger
Gary and Kim Pennington
Jerry "Butch" Erwin
Gene Brinkley
Shawn Dulaney
Debbie Glaspy Johnson
Nancy Flower Thompson
Shirley Johnson
Bruce & Nannette Richards
Doug Briscoe
Jonathan Tolliver
David Eastin & Family
Ed and Debbie (Cartright) Crown
Bridget Wilson Breaux and family.
Rick and Trudy Zimmerman Stanford
Carmen and Tom Murrie
The Holloway Family
Jolene Houser
Jennie Tolliver
Walter J. Chaney


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