Lorene Emeline Schebaum, 92, of Cabool, Missouri, passed away on Saturday, May 14, 2011, at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield, Missouri.
She was born on August 7, 1918 at Yukon, Missouri, the daughter of the late Elmer and Bessie (Elliott) Dixon. She was saved at the age of 12 during a revival at Oak Ridge School.
Lorene was united in marriage to John Schebaum on March 13, 1944. He preceded her in death on July 7, 2000.
She moved back to Cabool on July 28, 2000. She was a member of the Freewill Baptist Church of Waynesville, Missouri, but she served the Lord faithfully all her life when and wherever she could.
Lorene is survived by her sister, Lucille Bell; a sister-in-law, Freda Braum; a niece, Connie; a nephew, Ron; and many friends and cousins.
Services were at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 18, 2011, at the Elliott-Gentry-Carder funeral chapel with Rev. Elmer Turnbough officiating. Interment was in Big Creek Cemetery under the direction of Elliott-Gentry-Carder Funeral Home of Cabool.