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COVID-19 Claims 13 More Lives In Greene County


Thirteen more Greene County residents have died of COVID-19.  According to the Springfield-Greene County Health Department, the deaths occurred between December 9 and December 15.  They were a man in his 60s, a man and a woman in their 70s, two men and two women in their 80s, two men and three women in their 90s and a woman who was over 100.

There have been 64 COVID-19 deaths in December, and 260 Greene County residents have died from the illness since the pandemic began.

Nine of the latest deaths were residents of long-term care facilities.