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Services held for Shirley Vance



Shirley Ann Vance, 87, died November 19 at her home in Eolia.

A daughter of the late James Wiley and Hattie Mae Maggard Dinsmore, she was the widow of William Vance.

She was a sister of the late Dallas Dinsmore, Dan McDonald Dinsmore, George Edward Dinsmore, Lena Lewis, Nina Maggard, and Corinne Herron.

Surviving are a son, William Franklin Vance Jr. of Havana, Ill.; five daughters, Marla Gayle Vance Hance of Emden, Ill., Sharon Kaye Craft of Milan, Ind., Beverly M. Troxell of Jellico, Tenn., Wanda S. Taylor of Bath, Ill., and Olivia L. Blair of Eolia; five brothers, James Dinsmore of Danville, David Dinsmore and Hal Dinsmore, both of Partridge, Jerry Dinsmore of Kingscreek, and Tommy Dinsmore of Mayking; 19 grandchildren, 36 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren, and nephew Jerry Dinsmore.

Funeral services for Mrs. Vance were held November 22 at the Maggard Old Regular Baptist Church. Burial was in the Maggard Cemetery at Partridge.

Letcher Funeral Home of Whitesburg had charge of arrangements.

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