|Birth: ||Dec. 10, 1923|
|Death: ||Apr. 14, 2010|
Genevieve "Gen" H. Buchanan, 86, of Pleasant Hill, IL died at Illini Community Hospital in Pittsfield, IL.
She was employed by Stark Brothers Nursery in Louisiana, MO for over 30 years. Gen was a member of the Pleasant Hill Christian Church and she truly enjoyed the time spent with her grandchildren.
Born in Calhoun County, she was the daughter of the late Timothy and Clara (Foster) Herron. She married Ray L. Buchanan Sept. 1, 1954 in Pittsfield and he died Aug. 24, 1991.
Surviving are two brothers, Doug Herron of Nebo, IL and Leroy Herron of Texas; four grandsons, Ron, Tom, Randy and Rick; 13 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.
Gen was preceded in death by three brothers, Junior, Pick and John; four sisters, Mina, Ebby, Ruth and Betty; a stepson, Buddy; a stepdaughter; a granddaughter and a grandson.
Visitation was held at Lummis Funeral Home in Pleasant Hill.
The funeral was conducted April 17 at Lummis Funeral Home with Rev. Don Hannel and Jerry Rodhouse officiating.
Memorials requested to Crescent Heights Cemetery Assn.
Info. obtained from Calhoun News-Herald, Hardin, IL --
April 21, 2010.
Ray L. Buchanan (1913 - 1991)*
Crescent Heights Cemetery
Pleasant Hill (Pike County)
Created by: K. Windle-Skarstad
Record added: Aug 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74734469