Vida Primm dead at age 66
Miss Vida Primm of Athens died at 12:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 22 at Memorial
Medical Center in Springfield. She was 66 years of age.
Miss Primm was born January 4, 1913 in Athens, the daughter of James and
Margaret England Primm.
A member of the Athens Christian Church and Springfield Art Association, she had attended the Chicago Art Institute. She was also a charter member of the Chatsew Social Club of Athens.
She was preceded in death by one sister, Lucille, and two brothers, Herbert E. and Harold M.
Surviving are three sisters, Mrs. Margaret Richter of Athens, Mrs. Eugenia
Miller of Springfield, and Mrs. Edith Bush of Skokie; two brothers, Ralph of Normal and Merle of Petersburg; and several nieces and nephews.
Services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24 at Mott and Henning Funeral
Home in Athens, with Rev. Warren Turner officiating.
Burial was in Indian Point Cemetery.
Source: Petersburg Observer, 29 November 1979