Susan Bathon Epplin is originally form Nashville, IL. She attended St. Ann School and Nashville Community High School. She is a graduate of Kaskaskia Jr. College. She was worked for The Farmers and Mechants Bank of Nashville and at the First National Bank of Pinckneyville. She married David Epplin on September 16, 1978, in Nashville. Susan and David have five children. Pamela and husband, Dan of Farmington, Missouri, and their Harrison (6) and Lillian (3); C.J. and Shannon of Culter and their children, James (7), Cody (4) and Abigail (1); Angela Epplin of Nashville, Adam of Coulterville; and Evelyn and husband Matt of Pinckneyville. Susan has been employed as a cook at St. Bruno for the past 16 years. She enjoys sewing, gardening, and spending time with family.