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Violet M. Lange Skinner Black
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Birth: Jan. 19, 1921
Logan County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 21, 2006
Shelby County
Illinois, USA


MOWEAQUA - Violet M. Black, 85, of Moweaqua passed away at 10:45 p.m. Monday (Aug. 21, 2006) in St. Mary's Hospital. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday (Aug. 24, 2006) in Dawson & Wikoff Funeral Home, Macon, IL with visitation one hour prior to services.

Burial will be in Macon County Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be directed to Macon Presbyterian Church. Messages of condolence may be given to the family via e-mail at

Mrs. Black was born January 19, 1921 in Chestnut, IL the daughter of Martin and Mary Lange. She was a member of Macon Presbyterian Church where she served as a deacon, she also served on the council at the Eastern Star Home in Macon. She retired from Goldblatts in Decatur and J.C. Penney's in Pana.

She was married to William Skinner for 28 years, she later married Charles Black of Macon. Surviving is her step-daughter: JoAnne Lucuis and her husband Les of Ashland, WI; step-grandchildren: Michel, Pat, David, Jim, Rick, Bonnie and Diane; 14 great step-grandchildren; brother-in laws: Paul Black and his wife Joann of Macon, IL, Richard Black and his wife Marilyn of Decatur, IL, Harold Jostes of Boody, IL; mother-in-law: Gladys Black of Macon, IL; Many loving nieces and nephews also survive.

She was preceded in death by her parents, both husbands and sister-in-law: Dorothy Jostes. Obituary written by family members.

Herald & Review - Decatur, Macon County, Illinois - August 23, 2006 - Wednesday.
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  Charles Edward Black (1925 - 2001)*
*Calculated relationship
Macon County Memorial Park
Macon County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Sgt Daxter
Record added: Oct 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79097284
Violet M. <i>Lange Skinner</i> Black
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