Maxine Wanda Maxwell, daughter of the late Fred and Mamie Corker Mansfield, was born April 8, 1938, in Hornersville, Mo., and passed away Friday, July 29, 2011, at Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark., at the age of 73.
Survivors include a son, Anthony Maxwell and wife, Tamra, of Arbyrd, Mo.; two daughters, Tammy Bird and husband, James, of Cardwell, Mo., and Arleta Lindsey, of Arbyrd; one sister, Brenda Haynes, of Cardwell; 11 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren, and other relatives and many friends.
She was preceded in death by a son, Robert Lee Maxwell; two brothers, Dub and Junior Mansfield, and two sisters, Lavern Collingsworth and Patricia Mansfield.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., today, Tuesday, Aug. 2, at the United Pentecostal Church in Arbyrd with Revs. Vernon Purser and Ronnie Mansfield officiating.
Burial will follow in the Silverdale Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Jason Reed, Dustin Caldwell, Robert Maxwell, Dakota Maxwell, Leroy Spears and Timothy Haynes.
McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath, Mo., was in charge of arrangements.