The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO


April 2, 2014

Maxine L. Weston

JOPLIN, Mo. — Maxine L. (Spriggs) Weston, 86, Joplin, Mo., formerly of Seneca, Mo., passed into eternal rest at 12:05 p.m. at her home in Joplin after an illness.

Maxine Louise Spriggs was born Nov. 2, 1927, in Joplin, the daughter of LeRoy and Mable (King) Spriggs. Maxine worked for Junge Bakery and the Seneca R7 Schools from 1977, until retiring in the early 90's.

Maxine L. Spriggs married H. Wayne Weston April 25, 1954 and he preceded her in death Sept. 4, 2001.

Survivors include three sons, Ken Weston, Las Vegas, Nev., Grady Weston and wife, Deborah, Joplin and Steve Weston and wife, Toni, Seneca, Mo.; four grandchildren; and a host of friends. Maxine was preceded in death by her father and mother, LeRoy and Mable Spriggs; one brother, Kenneth Spriggs; one sister, Norma Jean Lohner; and one daughter-in-law, Pam Weston.

Graveside services under the direction of Campbell-Biddlecome Funeral Home, Seneca will be held at 2:03 p.m. Friday, April 4, at the Seneca Cemetery. The casket will remained closed at all times.

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