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Vivian M. McWhirt

February 25, 1930 — October 26, 2022

Vivian McWhirt, age 92, formerly from Vandalia, Missouri, passed away in the early morning hours of Wednesday, October 26, 2022 at the group home where she was living in Plano, Texas.

Funeral services will be at 11:00 am on Monday, November 7, 2022, at Waters Funeral Home.  Rev. Bob Hoehn will officiate.

A visitation will be held at 10:00 am at Waters Funeral Home until the time of service.

Vivian is survived by her daughter Judith Hammett of Fairview, Texas, Grandson Heath, his wife Melissa and Great-grandchildren Avery and Chase Hammett also of Fairview.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her Husband Bobbie McWhirt and Son James McWhirt.

Vivian was born on February 25, 1930, in Jonesburg, Missouri, the daughter of Olin and Ruth (Hunter) Morris.  She attended and graduated from Van-Far Schools.

Vivian was united in marriage to Bobbie McWhirt in October 1948.  He preceded her in death in 1994.

Vivian worked for many years in Vandalia at the Waters Furniture store.  She was known to be a very caring, helpful and loving person.  She adored her friends and family.  She enjoyed sewing in her earlier years.  In her later years after retirement, Vivian enjoyed trips to Texas to visit family and traveling. She was able to visit Hawaii and Ireland and joined many senior bus trips around the U.S.

Vivian was amazing to her family. She was much loved and is greatly missed.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Foundation in care of Waters Funeral Home.

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Monday, November 7, 2022

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