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Maxine Virginia Vincent

April 24, 1927 — December 12, 2019

Maxine Virginia (Durbin) Vincent, 92 of Taylorville passed away on Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 6:10 a.m. in her home in Taylorville, IL. She was born on April 24, 1927 at Willies Station, IL the daughter of Orville and Lucille Mae (Jackson) Durbin. She married Frank E. Vincent on October 30, 1943 in The Stonington United Methodist Church in Stonington and he preceded her in death on June 24, 2013. Maxine worked at St. Vincent’s Hospital as a house keeper for many years and she was a member of the Old Stonington Baptist Church in Stonington, IL. Maxine loved her flowers all around her home and she enjoyed making ceramics, painting sweatshirts and she enjoyed reading. Her and her husband enjoyed their trips to South Padre and to visit family in Tennessee and going to her favorite shops. She loved going to her children’s sports and going to tractor pulls. Maxine loved visiting and cooking for her family.

She is survived by her Sons: Gene (Janet) Vincent of Decatur, IL; Mike (Suzanne) Vincent of Decatur, IL; Daughters: Kay King of Decatur, IL; Sharon (Dwane) Downs of Stonington, IL; Judy (Bruce) Berry of Allendale, MI; sixteen grandchildren, several great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren; Sister: Anna Cahill of Murfreesboro, TN; Brother-in-Law: David Binkley of Murfreesboro, TN; Sisters-in-Law: Beulah Durbin, Mary (Harry) Elliott, Dorothy Moffett, Dixie Vincent, Janice Vincent; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, sister: Alma Binkley, brothers: Eddy, Leo, Arlie, Billy, Wayne and Junior Durbin. 

Visitation will be held on Monday, December 16, 2019 from 10:00-12:00 noon at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville. Funeral Service will be immediately following the visitation starting at 12:00 noon at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville with Dr. Jym Gregory officiating. Burial will be in Old Stonington Cemetery in Stonington, IL.

Memorials may be made to Old Stonington Baptist Church C/O: Nancy Dowdy 207 S. Pine St. Stonington, IL 62567 or Christian County Senior Citizens 701 W. Adams St. Taylorville, IL 62568.

 Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements.

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Monday, December 16, 2019

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