Upton -- 80th
MATTOON -- Charlotte Upton of Mattoon will celebrate her 80th birthday with an open house in her honor from 2-4 p.m. March 23 at the Methodist Church, 1601, Charleston Ave., Mattoon. No gifts are requested, but cards would be welcome.
She was born March 23, 1939, at home in Mattoon, the daughter of Walton E. and Lola M. (Coleman) Bown. She married Kenneth "Yogi" Upton on June 17, 1960, in Mattoon. He died in Aug. 2000.
She and her husband both worked and retired at General Electric.