|Birth: ||Dec. 8, 1918|
|Death: ||Aug. 24, 2010|
VIRDEN - June Gatton, 91, of Virden, IL passed away at 5:55 p.m. Tuesday Aug. 24, 2010 at St. Joseph's Home, Springfield, IL surrounded by her family.
June was born Dec. 8, 1918 in Thayer, IL a daughter of Russell and Hannah (Reese) Talkington. She married Thomas Gatton Aug. 13, 1940 in Palmyra, MO. He preceded in death along with her sister, Betty Ann Heinisch and brothers, Russell and Billie Talkington.
June was a 1937 graduate of Virden High School, a member of the Church of The Brethren, Virden, IL, a member and past Worthy Matron with the O.E.S. Virden Chapter and the Virden American Legion Auxiliary. June owned and operated June's Beauty Shop for 30 years.
June is survived by her daughters, Betty-June Fuiten, Punta Gorda, FL, Bonnie (Gordon) Allen - Nilwood, IL and Jeannette (Robert) Rakers, Springfield, IL, 4 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Sunday Aug. 29, 2010 at Calvert & Ferry Funeral home, Virden, with funeral services at 11:00 a.m. Monday Aug. 30, 2010 at the funeral home. Burial will be in Virden Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Church of the Brethren, Virden, or to the Virden Library . Please visit calvert-ferryfuneralhomes.com to leave a comment for the family.
Published in The State Journal-Register on August 27, 2010
Created by: Sherry
Record added: Aug 27, 2010
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