Jul. 26, 2013 Corinth Alcorn County Mississippi, USA
BOONEVILLE--George 'Pete' Maxey died Friday, July 26, 2013, at Magnolia Hospital in Corinth. He was born June 23, 1940, to Henry Maxey and Beulah McMillen Maxey.
He was an avid hunter and a charter member of the Duck Pond Hunting Club in Brunswick, GA. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, especially attending motor cross races his grandson participated in. He was a retired pulp mill superintendent.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Leland and Neal Maxey; sisters, Ruth Durham and Jolene Hallmark; and three grandchildren.
Survivors include his wife of 49 years, Marie Woodruff Maxey of Booneville; sons, George 'Andy' (Susan W. Sackett) Maxey of Booneville, William Scott (Kim) Maxey of Savannah, GA; daughters, Lana Maxey (Mrs. Ernie) Wall of Mobile, AL, Mia Maxey (Mrs. Derek) Newell of Omaha, NB; grandchildren, A.J. Maxey, Adam (Maralina) Maxey, Kyle Wall, Erin Wall, Evan Wall, William 'Tommy' Maxey, Sarah Newell, Leah Newell; great-grandchild, Aubrey Maxey.
Services will be at 2:00 p.m. Monday, July 29, at Waters Funeral Home with Bro. Robert Walker officiating. Burial will be in the Prentiss Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. to service time Monday. ~~~~~~~~~~ Siblings: Annie Ruth Maxey Durham (1925-1994) William Neal Maxey (1927-2000)F.A.G.#83023453 Rev. Leland Otis Maxey (1928-2006)F.A.G.#84479182 Frances Jolene Maxey Hallmark (1930-1968)