Jessie Irene Booth, 91, of Minier died
Thursday (Sept. 11, 2003) at 8:21 a.m. at Eureka Community Hospital
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m.
Sunday at Armington Christian Church. Her funeral will be at 10 a.m.
Monday at the church, with Ed Loyd officiating.
Burial will be in Minier Cemetery.
Quiram Funeral Home of Atlanta is
Mrs. Booth and her husband were
lifetime farmers in the Minier area. She had also been employed by
the Woolen Mill store in Bloomington.
She was born Dec. 11, 1911, in Wayne
County to Loren and Mabel Emmons Orr. She married Kenneth W. Booth
on June 24, 1933, in rural Armington.
Survivors are her husband; two
daughters, Kathryn (and Kenneth) Frus of Washington and Martha (and
Larry) Paustian of East Peoria; and three grandchildren, Carolyn
Frus, Janet Frus and Ashley Paustian.
She was preceded in death by one
sister, Allene Reid.
Mrs. Booth was active in the Armington
Woman's Club and Tazewell County Home Bureau. She was also was a 4-H
leader and Sunday school teacher.
Memorials may be made to the Armington
Christian Church or the Apostolic Christian Home of Eureka.