Charles Sloan

Sunday, February 27, 2005

MAKANDA, Ill. -- Charles Jay Sloan, 44, of Makanda died Friday, Feb. 24, 2005, at his home.

He was born Jan. 17, 1961, at Lawrenceville, Ill., son of the Revs. Norman and Mildred L. Sloan. He graduated from Shawnee High School in 1979 and worked as a riverboat hand for a while. He had been disabled the past several years while battling cancer.

Survivors include his parents of Makanda; and two brothers, James Lee Sloan of Effingham, Ill., Paul David Sloan of Anna, Ill.

Friends may call at 1:30 p.m. March 12 at the United Methodist Church in Anna.

The funeral will be at 2:30 p.m. March 12 at the church, with the Rev. Allen Campbell officiating.

Crain Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.