|Birth: ||Oct. 6, 1908|
|Death: ||Sep. 25, 2000|
Maxine Jewison, 91, a resident of Wesley Village Health Care Center in Macomb, died Monday, Sept. 25, 2000, at the health care center.
She was born on Oct. 6, 1908, in Macomb, the daughter of Benjamin F. and Jessie Baxter Bacon. She grew up in the Huntsville and Augusta area and was a graduate of Augusta High School. She moved to Macomb to attend Western State Teachers College until her marriage on July 5, 1928, to Delmar Jewison. He survives.
She also is survived by one daughter, Joan (Welton) Croissant of Joliet; two sons, Charles (Nancy) Jewison of Batavia, and Robert (Sara) Jewison of Huntley; 10 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother in infancy and one sister, Dorothy Bacon.
She was a member of the Wesley United Methodist Church in Macomb, where she was very active in the women's work of the church, serving in offices at the local, district and conference levels. For several years she was also the parish visitor of the church.
Private family graveside services were held on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2000, at the Oakwood Cemetery in Macomb, Rev. Mark Myers officiated. A public memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 7, 2000, at Wesley Village in Macomb. Rev. Mark Myers will officiate. Clugston-Tibbitts Funeral Home in Macomb was in charge of the arrangements.
Rushville (Illinois) Times, 4 October 2000.
Benjamin Franklin Bacon (1869 - 1948)
Jessie Baxter Bacon (1875 - 1963)
Delmar Jewison (1899 - 2001)
Infant son Bacon (1901 - 1901)*
Mary Maxine Bacon Jewison (1908 - 2000)
Dorothy F. Bacon (1911 - 1972)*
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