Billye J. (Marquardt) Dyer, 73, of Vandalia

Billye J. (Marquardt) Dyer, 73, of Vandalia, passed away Friday, March 5, 2021, at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield.

Memorial Services will be held at 3 p.m., Sunday, March 14, at CenterPointe Church, Vandalia, with Pastor Rodney Caswell officiating. Visitation will be held from 1 to 3 p.m., Sunday, March 14, 2021, prior to the service at the church. Memorials may be made to CenterPointe Church, Vandalia, and/or NOLA NETS (New Orleans LA Neuroendocrine Tumor Specialists). Miller Funeral Home, Vandalia, is in charge of arrangements. Online memories and condolences may be shared with the family at

She was born May 8, 1947, in Vandalia, the daughter of Billie Eugene and Mary Evelyn (Carter) Oliver. Married David R. Dyer on December 28, 2013, Hagarstown, MD. She was a secretary for Vandalia Township for 30 years and member of CenterPointe Church, Vandalia. Billye’s most precious gifts she adored are her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was a 18- year cancer survivor. In her spare time she enjoyed traveling, decorating, crocheting, playing piano and spending time with family and friends. Billye set a great example for us in the love she had for Jesus and her involvement in church.

She is survived by her husband – David Dyer, Vandalia; daughters – Shelley Edwards and Brian, Kelley Banal and Sonny, Mary Dean and Melanie Delion and Billie Worker and LaNeil; grandchildren, Seth, Carley and Shelby Edwards, Olivia Aikman, Taylor Killen, Brayden and Karingten Smothers, Jaedyn and Jeffrey Kelly, Kaelyb, Billye Maegyn, Jaesa, Laekyn, Mark and Aleana Worker, and Everlee Edwards; great-grandchildren, Bayne, Evie, Aspen, Kynlee, and Charlee Edwards and Harmony Spangler; sisters, Bobbye Eulberg and husband Mike, and Connie Bolyard and husband Grayland.




Preceded in death by: Her Parents; and late Husband – Robert Marquardt.