Shelbyville Daily Union

February 13, 2013

France to celebrate 80th birthday


SHELBYVILLE, IL. — Lois France of Shelbyville, Illinois will celebrate her 80th birthday on Wednesday, February 20.  

Lois married Billy J. France on June 25, 1948.  He died on October 19, 2002.  

Mrs. France is the mother of three children; Connie Butler (Louis), Cindy Gregg (Darrell, deceased), and Kevin Brent France.  She has four grandchildren; Tina Karbach (Brian), Rachel Banfield (Travis), Kyle Butler (Belinda), and Ryan France; and three great-grandchildren.  

A private family dinner and a trip to Nashville, Tennessee is planned in celebration.  Also a card shower will be held in her honor. Cards may be mailed to her at RR 2, Box 367, Shelbyville, Illinois 62565.