Mae Belle Travis
Mae Belle Travis
  • May 18, 1929 - December 25, 2017
  • New Caney, Texas

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Mae Belle Baxter Travis was born on May 18, 1929 at Ruston, Louisiana and entered into rest on Christmas Day 2017. Mae was a "short red-head." The term "red head" fit her. She could be a feisty lady. However, she was an inspiration to all her family and friends. She enjoyed the time that she able to spend with them.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Asa and Maybelle Chandler Baxter; her son, Jimmy Cortez Upshaw and son-in-law, Bryan Hanson, Sr.; her brothers, Marvin, Robert and Rand Baxter; sisters, Luna Williams, Jewel Brewster, Annie Belle Robinson Bruner, Mary Howard, Gladys Baxter, and Margaret Williams and special friend, Leo Linhart.
Mae is survived by her daughter, Frances Hanson; daughter in law, Linda Upshaw; grandchildren, Christopher and Margaret Sutton, Carleen and Tom Siry, Teresa and Charlie Siry, Susan Upshaw, Bryan Hanson, Jr, Jaime and Chris Crawford and Nathan Linhart; seventeen great grandchildren and three great-great granddaughters. She is also survived by Margaret Rose, who has been such a blessing to the family over the years.
Visitation will be Thursday, December 28, 2017 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Kingwood Funeral Home. Funeral Service will be 11:00 am on Friday, December 29, 2017 at the Chapel of Kingwood Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Rosewood Cemetery, Porter, TX with Chris Crawford, Nathan Linhart, Tom Siry, Charles Siry, Robert Siry, Kevin Keen, Wesley Hanson and Steven Hanson serving as Pallbearers.
Mae will be greatly missed by a large host of family and friends.