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Gene Fassett to celebrate 90th birthday

Staff reports

Gene Fassett will be celebrating his 90th birthday on Sept. 19, 2008. Gene will be honored at a family dinner to celebrate the special occasion.

He was raised on a farm near Reynolds, then moved to Alexis for 12 years. In 1956 he moved to a farm near Biggsville, where he still resides. Gene farmed most of his life and raised registered Angus cattle. He has also been a Real Estate Broker and Appraiser for 25 years.

He would enjoy receiving cards at R.R. #1, Box 220, Biggsville, IL 61418.