Maxine Jean Wimberly

picture-pubSANDOVAL — Maxine Jean Wimberly, 70, of Sandoval, passed away Saturday, January 24, 2015 at Twin Willows Nursing Center in Salem.

She was born the daughter of William and Juanita (Dial) Gensler in Decatur on May 29, 1944. She married Delbert L. Wimberly on October 28, 1961. He preceded her in death on March 24, 2009.

Survivors include three sons, Del Wimberly and wife Sonya of Patoka, Martin Wimberly and wife Jody of Odin, and Tim Wimberly and wife Angel of Centralia; daughter Martina St. Peters and husband Don of Centralia; grandchildren T.J. Wimberly, Cody Wimberly, Marissa Wimberly, Benny Hodge, Logan Wimberly, and Reese Wimberly; great-granddaughter Jaelynn; brother Leroy Dial; special friend Eddie Arnold; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, and brother Dean Gensler.

Mrs. Wimberly was a loving wife, mom, and grandma. She enjoyed preparing large family meals and gather around the table with her loved ones. She was employed twenty years at Miss Elaines factory in Centralia as a seamstress.

A visitation will be held 5 – 8 p.m. Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at Day Macz Funeral Home in Sandoval. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at East Lawn Cemetery in Salem with Ben Jourdan coordinating services.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family wishes. Day Macz Funeral Home is in charge of services. Condolences or memories of Maxine may be shared with the family by visiting or on their Facebook.