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Edna McCreight to celebrate 80th birthday

Staff reports

Edna McCreight, of Aledo, will be celebrating her 80th birthday with an open house on July 12 at 5 p.m. at Moon River Supper Club, 101 1st St., Andalusia. Entertainment will be by "Hitman." She requests no gifts.

Edna was born on June 24, 1929 in Nauvoo, the daughter of Ed and Helen Cooley. She graduated from New Boston High School in 1947.

She married Joe McCreight, who passed away in 1982.

Edna retired from McCreight Dress Shop, which she owned.

She is a member of VFW Ladies Auxiliary, Oakview Country Club. She enjoys golfing and cards, and is currently hostess at Moon River Supper Club, in Andalusia.

Edna's children are Greg Kniss and JV McCreight. She has one grandson, Cory Kniss.