Maxine Thames

Published 7:00 pm Thursday, January 5, 2012

Memorial services for Maxine Thames, ofMcComb, are 4 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 6, at Riverwood Family FuneralService

    Visitation is Friday from 2 until 4 p.m. at the funeral home.

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    Mrs. Thames, 78, died Jan. 3, 2012, at her home. She was born inMississippi on Dec. 1, 1933, to Oliver Haywood “Maxie” White Sr.and Rosamond Virginia Bailey White.

    She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. She loved going tochurch.

    Preceding her in death were her parents; husband, James WalterThames, Sr.; daughter, Virginia Lynn Reese; son, Shon AndrewThames; brother, Oliver White; and sister, BettyHorton. 

    Survivors are her sons, Keith Eugene Thames and wife, Tywanna,James W. Thames Jr. and wife, Sonya, and Charles Orville Thames andwife, Britt; daughter, Sharon Thomas and husband, Gerald; brother,James White; 9 grandchildren, Krystal Welch, Amy Thomas, AshleyReese, Randy “Bub” Reese, David Thames, Abby Thames, Bobby Marsh,Keith Marsh Jr. and Addie Thames.; and fourgreat-grandchildren.

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