Grace E. Kaysinger of Cuba, Missouri was born on Sunday, October 10, 1943, in Cuba, Missouri to the union of Lawrence and Ellie Mae (McKee) Mullen. She left from this life on Monday, June 20, 2022, at her home at the age of 78.
Grace was united in marriage to James W. Durbin on December 16, 1961. To this union three children were born Kenneth, Kimberly and Kelley. After James’ death, she was united in marriage to Alvin Kaysinger on November 22, 1972. To this union one son was born Kurtis.
Grace was the owner and operator of Al Kaysinger Septic Service. She never met a stranger and always had “Graceism” for everybody. She loved to flower garden, read, listen to blues music and spend time with her family.
Grace is preceded in death by her parents Lawrence and Ellie Mae (McKee) Mullen; two husbands James W. Durbin and Alvin Kaysinger; soul mate John Kamler; one daughter-in-law Trish Durbin; three brothers Robert “Bob” Mullen, Bennett Mullen, Cleatis Mullen; one sister Mildred Mullen; her favorite fur baby Brown Dog.
Those who are left to treasure her memory and to continue her legacy are her four children Kenneth “Kenny” Durbin, Kimberly “Kim” and husband Edwin Pinnell, Kelley Durbin, Kurtis and wife Samantha Kaysinger all of Cuba; three step-children J.P. and wife Jennifer Kamler of Cuba, John and wife Lisa Kamler of Owensville, Chuck Kamler of Cuba; fifteen grandchildren Seth Pinnell and significant other Catlin, Levi and wife Misty Pinnell, Nick Durbin, James Durbin, Amity Kaysinger, Karley, Karson and Karter Kaysinger, Jaime, Lilly and Evan Kamler, Houston and James. Ian Kamler and Michael Hiatt. Five great-grandchildren Joshua James Durbin, Kora Pinnell, Camden Pinnell. Clayton and Maddox; two sisters-in-law Darlene Mullen of Cuba, Pat Mullen of Texas; cousins, nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and many friends.
In keeping with her wishes, Grace will be cremated.
Memorial Visitation will be held on Saturday, June 25, 2022, from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at Bob's Gasoline Alley 822 Beamer Ln. Cuba, Missouri.
Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, June 25, 2022, 12:00 p.m. at Bob's Gasoline Alley with Pastor Don Martin, officiating.
If desired, memorials would be appreciated to Partners for the Cuba Pound.
The Mizell Funeral Home of Cuba is honored to be serving the Kaysinger family.