Jonette Curry

Jonette Curry has served as Knox County's auditor since 2009. She has worked in the office since 1985. Curry will retire Friday after nearly 38 years with the county.

MOUNT VERNON — Jonette Curry still remembers the phone call that started it all.

It was from her intensive office education teacher at Fredericktown High School, Betty Weller. It was the spring of 1985, and Curry was preparing to graduate.

Jonette Curry

Knox County Auditor Jonette Curry works at her desk in April 2022.

Jonette Curry and Sarah Thorne

Knox County Auditor Jonette Curry (right) and Deputy Auditor Sarah Thorne (left).

Staff Reporter

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