Johree Maxine (Watson) Plumb

Plumb Johree Maxine (Watson) Plumb was born January 20, 1922 to the late Lewis and Ozella Mae (Smith ) Watson. She passed on Wednesday, April 24, 2013. She married Francis H. Plumb, June 21, 1948. She graduated from The Ohio State University; Autumn 1968. Maxine taught elementary school for the Columbus School District at Avondale for over 20 years. She delivered meals for the LifeCare Alliance "Meals on Wheels" for over twenty years and received numerous awards for her volunteer service including the "Living Faith Award" in 2002, along with acknowledgements from "The City of Columbus", "State of Ohio" and the "White House". She was an active member of the Grove City United Methodist Church. She is preceded in death by her husband Francis and survived by daughter, Julia Beth Llewellyn; sons, Michael and wife, Deborah Plumb, Patrick F. Plumb, David G. and wife, Isabelle Plumb; 13 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. She will be sorely missed and loved by all who had the privilege of knowing her. Family will receive friends today from 6-8 p.m. at SCHOEDINGER GROVE CITY CHAPEL, 3920 Broadway, where a funeral service will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. Interment will follow in Concord Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Meals on Wheels or a in Maxine's name. Online condolences may be made to

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Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Apr. 26, 2013