Maxine McGee
Maxine McGee
  • December 27, 1935 - January 13, 2017
  • Kaufman, Texas

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Maxine McGee, age 81, went to be with her Lord and Savior Friday, January 13, 2017. Maxine was born in Stanton, Texas to the late L.Z. and Grace (Hughes) Gotcher. She married the love of her life, Walter C. McGee, on December 3, 1953 in Kermit, Texas. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister. Maxine loved reading, gardening and crafting in addition to being a wonderful seamstress. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Kaufman. In her younger years, Maxine taught Sunday school to 3 and 4 year olds.

Maxine was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; one sister and six brothers. She is survived by her four daughters, Katie Thatcher and husband Tony of Midland, TX, Jenny Van Blaricom and husband Chuck of Twain Harte, CA, Joani Cross and husband Eddie of Scurry, TX and Kelli Pereira and husband Jorge of Edmond, OK; nine grandchildren, Charity Roberts, Chandler Thatcher, Chase Thatcher, Chet Thatcher, Chance Thatcher, Charlton Thatcher, Brandon Howard, Jake Cross and Mason Pereira; and fourteen great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held 9:30 a.m. Thursday, January 19th at the First Baptist Church of Kaufman. Graveside services will follow at 1:15 p.m. at the Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Maxine’s memory can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.