10/8/2015 2:22:38 PM
Amanda Cole, Unit 18 County Extension Coordinator, is pleased to announce that Melissa Febus is the new Christian County Agricultural Literacy Program Coordinator. Febus tells Regional Radio News she goes to all the schools in Christian County to educate kindergarten through sixth grade on agricultural related topics and lessons.
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Mr. John Louis Katcher, 91, of Jeisyville passed away at 6:25 P.M. Wednesday, October 7, 2015 in Meadow Manor Skilled Nursing and Rehab Center, Taylorville.
He was born in Kincaid, IL October 18, 1923 the son of Gusty P. and Agnes S. (Truhlik) Katcher. Mr. Katcher married Anna Louise Cook August 9, 1946 in Divernon, IL and she preceded him in death March 14, 2001.
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John A. Peterson, 84 of Taylorville, IL went to be with Jesus on Wednesday, October 7, 2015 at 12:35 p.m. at Taylorville Care Center in Taylorville, IL. He was the Son of Elmer and Eva (Stone) Peterson. John Married Donna Jean, the love of his life on September 2, 1988. He is survived by Donna Jean and several children, particularly Reidd, wife Patti and Granddaughters, Rylee and Ripley of Neoga, ...read more
Marcella R. Jordan, 94 of Mt. Auburn passed away at 5:25pm on Tuesday October 6, 2015 at Life’s Journey in Taylorville. She was born on October 19, 1920 in Taylorville, the daughter of Homer L. and Mildred Kirk Morgret. On January 18, 1941 Marcella married James D. Jordan in her parent’s home. He preceded her in death on July 12, 1991. Mrs. Jordan ran Jordan&rsq...read more
Charles J. Surratt, 89, formerly of Palmer, Illinois, passed away at 12:37 a.m., Monday, October 5, 2015, at his home in Industry, Illinois. He was born May 29, 1926, in Sheldon’s Grove, IL, the son of Joseph and Elizabeth Miller Surratt. He married Cecilia Stockton on March 28, 1952, in Lewiston, IL, and she preceded him in death on July 14, 2012. Charles served his country proudly in the U...read more
Catherine “Char” Charlene Johnson, 71, of Taylorville, passed away Monday, October 5, 2015 at 9:45 p.m. at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. She was born March 27, 1944 in Taylorville, IL, the Daughter of Harold J. and Eula (Stewart) Johnson Sr. She worked as a Floral designer at Ann’s Flowers, the Garden Center and Betty and Bobs.
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