Virtus Twente

Friday, March 30, 2007

ULLIN, Ill. -- Virtus Lucille Twente, 94, of Ullin, formerly of Tamms, Ill., and Columbia, Tenn., died Thursday, March 29, 2007, at Fountainbleau Lodge in Cape Girardeau.

She was born June 18, 1912, in Thebes, Ill., daughter of James W. and Ada McIvoy Harvell. She married Loyd Arthur Twente, who died Feb. 12, 2006.

Twente was a member of First Baptist Church in Spring Hill, Tenn., and former member of Sandy Creek Baptist Church in Tamms.

Survivors include two daughters, Marilyn Legg of Columbia, Vivian Eudy of McClure, Ill.; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to service time Saturday at Jones Funeral Home in Tamms.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Randy Roper officiating. Burial will be in McCrite Cemetery near Tamms.