Margaret Barnes celebrating 95th birthday Nov. 1

Margaret when she sang with big bands in Peoria.

CLINTON — Margaret Barnes will celebrate her 95th birthday on Nov. 1.  She said she was happy to share a birthday with Mickey Mouse, who also will turn 95.

A family luncheon is planned at Snappers Bar & Grill.

Margaret is parent to Jeff (Pam) Barnes, Clinton; Janice (Ed) Brashear, Iuka, Ill., and Brad (beautiful Lori), deceased, Clinton. She has seven grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.

Margaret  was married in 1949 for 51 years to the late George Barnes.

Cards may be sent to 702 North Side Square, Clinton, IL 61727, but no gifts requrested.