Maxie Joy King

Maxie Joy King
September 17, 1929 - November 24, 2018

Services for Maxie Joy King will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at Hilliard Funeral Home with Pastor Tim Liles officiating. Visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday evening at the funeral home. She will be laid to rest next to her husband, Cecil at Edom Cemetery.
Maxie Joy King was born September 17, 1929 in Mt. Selman, Texas. She had been a resident of Edom most of her life and was Baptist by faith. She worked as a nurse, retiring from Stewart Blood Center after 25 years. She enjoyed gardening and crocheting, and was a great cook.
Mrs. King passed away at the age of 89 on November 24, 2018 in Chandler. She was preceded in death by her husband, Cecil King; son, Richard King; daughter, Annie Beth King; grandson, Tommy Artherholt; great-great-grandson, Grainger Stephenson; sister, Floyce Ketchum; brother, Stephen King; and parents, Gladys & Stephen King.
Survivors include her three daughters and sons-in-law, Sheran & Carl Casey of Trinity, Shelia & Pat Wells of Edom, and Connie & Glen Broadway of Riverside; daughter-in-law, Barbara King; sister and brother-in-law, Darlene & Phil Liles of Chandler; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren.
If desired, memorials may be made to Hospice of East Texas, 4111 University Blvd., Tyler, Texas 75701.