Maxine D. Conn age 98, of Mount Vernon, passed away on Tuesday November 10, 2020 at the Ohio Eastern Star Home. She was born February 21, 1922 in Fredericktown, Ohio and had spent most of her lifetime in the Knox County area but had maintained a home in Sarasota, Florida for several years.

She was a member of the Beneva Christian Church in Sarasota, Florida and attended Gay Street United Methodist Church in Mount Vernon.

She is survived by her sons; Randy (Sharon) Bowers of Mount Vernon and Steve (Nancy) Bowers of Sarasota, Florida; grandchildren, Jeff (Chris) Bowers of McClean, Virginia, Tina (Mike) Doup of Mount Vernon and J. Thomas (Bridgette) Bowers of Greenwell Springs, Louisiana; 5 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her stepfather Dale Workman, her mother Edna Mae Workman, husbands E. Lewis Bowers and Max L. Conn; a granddaughter, Stephanie Bowers.

A graveside service will be held on Thursday beginning at 3:30 PM in Forest Cemetery in Fredericktown with Rev. Karen Oehl officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Ohio Eastern Star Home, 1451 Gambier Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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