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Evelyn Powers Maxwell

• Updated Dec 26, 2013 at 3:12 PM

Evelyn Powers Maxwell left this earth to spend eternity with her Savior she loved and served Christmas morning, Dec. 25, 2013.

Funeral services for Evelyn Maxwell, 91, of Lebanon, will be Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013 at 1 p.m. at Sellers Funeral Home of Lebanon with burial at the Wilson County Cemetery, also in Lebanon. Visitation is two hours prior to the service.

Ms. Maxwell was born Oct. 20, 1922, to Josiah Pemberton Powers and Maggie Brooke Barefoot Powers, of Bruington, Va.

Her adult life was dedicated to teaching Child Evangelism to children in her home and church. She was a member of Grace Bible Church of Lebanon.

She is survived by one daughter, Judy Maxwell Doshier and husband, H. Lynn Doshier, of Decatur, Ala.; one son, Mark Thomas Maxwell and wife, Cathy Maxwell, of Lebanon; seven grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and 10 nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 45 years, Frank Thomas Maxwell; and six siblings.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be sent to Child Evangelism Fellowship, PO Box 348, Warrenton, MO, 63383-0348.

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