The Ottumwa Courier

Obituaries

December 1, 2012

Maxine DeBurn, 89, Ottumwa

OTTUMWA — Maxine M. “Mickey” DeBurn, 89, of 102 W. Finley, died November 29, 2012 at Ottumwa Regional Health Center.

She was born December 17, 1922 in Eldon to Guy and Mabel Hodson Acton. She married Floyd DeBurn on July 12, 1941. He preceded her in death on April 12, 1998.

A 1941 graduate of Eldon High School, Mickey had worked for Wardrobe Cleaners, Gene & Art Cleaners and Daniels Cleaners.

She was a member of the First Baptist Church.

Surviving are many nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews, great-great-nieces and nephews, great-great-great-nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by four sisters, Florence Talbott, Irene Spilman, Fern Miller and Barbara Jean Dains; a brother, Jim Acton.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Monday at Reece Funeral Home with Rev. Ed Newman officiating. Burial will be in Fiedler Cemetery.

Visitation begins at 10 a.m. Sunday with the family present from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church.

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