Maxine Reeves, 73, of Amarillo passed away on Monday, October 7, 2019. Funeral services will be at 1:00 pm, Saturday, October 12, 2019 at St. John's Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Llano Cemetery. The family will be receiving friends from 5:30 to 7:00 pm, Friday, October 11, 2019 at LaGrone Blackburn Shaw Martin Road Chapel.
Maxine was born on October 26, 1945 in Oceanside, CA. to Clarence and Eleanor Russell. She graduated from Carver High School and got her food preparation certificate. She worked at NWTH hospital and then went to work at Owens Corning until retiring after twenty five years. Maxine was an exceptional cook known for her hispanic foods and cakes. She loved to watch television, online shopping and being with her friends at their reunions. Family was everything to Maxine and she dearly loved spending time with her family and spoiling her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her grandson Patrick.
She is survived by her two sons, Robert Reeves Jr. and wife Larisa and John Reeves and wife Sylvia; three daughters, Timi Reeves, Yvonne Red and Dorcas Hobbs and husband Anthony; nineteen grandchildren and thirty-two great grandchildren and many other family members.