Carson Jewelers New storefrontAbout Us

CARSON Jewelry & Coin – originally opened in Decatur, IL, in 1947 (incorporated in 1949) and dissolved in the early Jeweler Mark Mehr with his father Cy Mehr in the original location on Carson Corner2000s – IS BACK.  Formerly Cy Mehr Jewelers and Jewelryworks the once proud name and reputation has been revived by the same people that made it a standard in the vicinity for so many decades.

Now located at 2921 N. Water St. in Decatur, IL 62526, (217-877-2760), just up the street from the old “Carson Corner,” as it was called at 300 N. Water St. for so long (at the corner of Water and William Streets).

For 65 years this family owned business has specialized not only in fine jewelry and watches, but also in expert jewelry and watch repair, as well as clock repair, custom design and remounting, gold and silver liquidation, and recently coins.  Gemological services such as insurance appraisals, gem stone and jewelry identification are offered.

Watch and clock battery replacement are all part of the everyday business and customer service that this established institution has provided the surrounding area for more than three generations.