Verna Jane Twining, of Devine, passed to be with the Lord Saturday March 11, 2018 at her home, at the age of 79.
She was born September 27, 1938 in Devine, Texas to Arthur L. and M. Verna (Whitwell) Killough, both who precede her along with her brother Bobby.
On January 2, 1960 she married Carl Twining, who survives along with her daughters, Teri Jackson and husband Mike, Robin Cadenhead and husband Jeff; brother Billy Killough and wife Mary; sister-in-law Barbara Killough; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Jane graduated from Devine High School in 1957 and went on to business college in San Antonio. She worked in San Antonio before marrying and then moved to Topeka, Kansas. In June of 1966 she moved to Wichita, Kansas, and in 1987, moved to Stillwater, Oklahoma. In October of 2005 she moved back to Devine, Texas.
She was active in her church all of her life. When he girls were in school, in Wichita, she was active in the PTA.
Visitation will be held Wednesday March 14, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. with family receiving friends from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Hurley Funeral Home 303 W. College Avenue Devine, Texas.
Funeral service will be Thursday March 15, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at the First Baptist Church 308 W. Hondo Devine, Texas with internment to follow at Evergreen Cemetery in Devine, Texas.
Anyone wishing to leave condolences for the family, share memories or sign the guestbook may do so at www.hurleyfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of Hurley Funeral Home 303 W. College Ave., Devine, Texas 78016, (830)663-4445.
Published on March 12, 2018