Jan K. Forbes, 64, of Vandalia, died at 11:51 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 15, 2008, at Fayette County Hospital in Vandalia.
Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday at Bethel Baptist Church in rural Vandalia. Burial will be in Glendale Cemetery, Fillmore. Visitation will be held from 4-9 p.m. on Tuesday and one hour before services on Wednesday, both at the church. Miller Funeral Homes in Vandalia is in charge of arrangements. Memorials: Baptist Childrens Home in Carmi, Bethel Baptist Church or Fayette County Health Department.
Mr. Forbes was born on Feb. 15, 1944, in Ramsey, the daughter of Charles E. and M. Marjorie Davidson Spears. She married Chuck Forbes on Oct. 6, 1972, in Bloomington.
She was the administrator of the Fayette County Health Department. She was a member of Bethel Baptist Church, where she served in many capacities, including pianist; the Public Health Association; and the Fayette County Extension Board.
She is survived by her husband; sons, David Forbes and his wife Sarah of Effingham, and Doug Forbes and his wife Christy of Vandalia; and two grandchildren, Abby and Anna.
She was preceded in death by her parents.