Smith, Maxine

MAXINE SMITH of Mount Vernon, Indiana, 89, former Lay Servant Director and President of the United Methodist Women’s organization in Evansville, died Tuesday, October 17. 

A memorial service will be held 2:00 p.m., Saturday, October 21, with visitation preceding from 12:00 p.m. until time of service, Schneider Funeral Home, 512 Main Street, Mount Vernon. The Rev. John Motz will officiate the service. Burial will follow in Maple Hill Cemetery. 

Maxine is survived by her son, Ron Smith; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces and nephews.

Memorial donations may be made to Mt. Vernon Community Church Black’s Chapel, 1800 West 4th Street, Mt. Vernon, IN, 47620. 

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