Kenton Bottens will celebrate his 100th birthday on September 12th. Kenton was born September 12, 1913. He married Lizzie Bell Garmon on May 9, 1943. She died July 7, 1997. Together they had two children, one daughter Janet Kay Cox, and one son Kenneth Wayne Bottens, deceased. Kenton has one daughter -in- law Vicki Jo Bottens of Pekin. He has four grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
He made a living by farming, trucking, selling seed corn and soybeans. He also helped his neighbors bale hay. A few of Kenton's accomplishments would include being a member of the School Board at Chandlerville High School. He was also a member of the Church Board at First Christian Church in Chandlerville. One of Kenton's favorite hobbies is fishing. He is a hardworking Christian man who has spent his life helping his family, neighbors and friends. Cards are welcome at-
Kenton Bottens, 9804 County Highway 2, Chandlerville, IL 62627.
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