Maxine Rose Adkins, 75, of Kewanee, died Aug. 24, 2014, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident near West Jersey, Ill.|
Cremation has been accorded. Memorial services are at 2 p.m. Friday at Rux, Kewanee, with visitation 1 p.m. to services.
She was born Nov. 10, 1938, in Geneseo, to John and Esther Causemaker Kleckner. She married Vernon R. Adkins on Oct. 3, 1959, in Annawan.
She graduated from Annawan High School and St. Francis College of Nursing, Kewanee. She worked in nursing for 50 years.
Surviving are her husband; daughters, Debbie (Barry) Nelson, Roscoe, Ill., Kathy Adkins, Kansas City, Mo.; grandchildren, David and Kelly; brother, Robert, Texas.