Maurine Lingle Claxton was born on May 3, 1926 in Dongola, Illinois, the daughter of Paul and Bertha Kerraker Lingle. She married Dorris Wayne Claxton, and the couple moved to Florida in 1986. Maurine is survived her son, Roger (Debbie) Claxton. Seven grandchildren, and Eleven great-grandchildren. No local services are scheduled.