Maxine Lee Forrest
Funeral Date: 7/1/2011

Obituary:
Maxine Lee Forrest, age 84, of Warren, AR. died Tuesday June 28, at Stonegate Villa Health and Rehabilitation in Crossett, AR. Born September 28, 1926 in Warren, AR. a daughter of the late Jeff Lee and Birdie Hooper Lee she was a retired employee of Sykes Flooring, a homemaker, member First Assembly of God Church and the widow of James Donald “J.D.” Forrest who died October 20, 2008. They were united in marriage July 29, 1946. Also, preceding her in death was a brother Billy Lee and a sister Marilyn Forrest. Survivors are 1 son Don Forrest, Warren, AR., 1 daughter Joyce Ann Braswell and spouse Baylon, Mt. View, AR. 1 brother James Lee and spouse Syble, Old Hickory, TN., 1 sister Merlene Pinson and spouse Olen, Warren, AR. 4 grandchildren Tracy Forrest, Jeffery Forrest both of Warren, AR., Shawn Braswell, Mt. View, AR., Angelia Roque, Warren, AR. and 12 great-grandchildren. Funeral services were 10:00 a.m. Friday July 1, at Frazer’s Chapel with Rev. Victor Hunter officiating. Janice Sullivan was organist. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Jeffery Forrest, Jeremy Turner, Steve Jones, Shawn Braswell, Jody Jester and Billy dean Clay. Honorary pallbearers were Olen Pinson, Claude McKinney, Donnie Rice, Jeff Jester and Dr. Kerry Pennington. Memorials preferred First Assembly of God Church.

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Name: Billy & Tanya Waldrop
Message: Dear Family, you are in our thoughts and prayers may God comfort you at this time. We loved Maxine dearly she was a wonderful lovable and giving person to her husband, family and friends. We love you, Billy & Tanya.

Name: Randy and Beth Peek
Message: Thoughts of her will always bring to mind: white linens, clean house, her always pressed and polished and a laugh that still today brings a smile when memory hears it. Big family dinners and ice cream churned by hand with her pies! And oh the home perms she used to give me as a child!!!She will always be remembered and loved by anyone who was touched by her spirit of hard work and joy! We all will carry a part of her on with us. Sincere sympathy and love, Randy and Beth Peek

Name: Jimmy Gibson
Message: Sorry to hear about Aunt Maxine, Hope everyone is doing OK.Just saw it online.

Name: David(K.C.) & Tina McClain
Message: Sorry for your loss. Your in our thoughts & prayers.

Name: DENISE and David Leslie
Message: So sorry to hear of Maxine's passing. We worked with her for many years at Sykes. She was a sweet woman and fun to be around. She will be greatly missed. The family will be in our prayers.

Name: Robert & Marleyne Barnes
Message: Merlene I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your sister. Our thoughts & prayers are with you all. Marleyne Baker Barnes

Name: Sandra & Tommy Toole
Message: Dear Joyce Ann, we are so sorry to hear of your loss. I remember your Mom as a sweet woman. Our prayers for with you and your family.

Name: Charles Landers
Message: Joyce, I was sorry to hear about your Mom. I extend my deepest sympathy. My thoughts and prayers are with you and may the Lord be with you & your family.

Name: joyce roy lephiew
Message: So sorry for the lost of your loved one. She was so sweet and kind. you all are in our prayers.

Name: Sammi Warren
Message: Dear Jeffery & Family, Mrs. Maxine was a wonderful grandma, much like my Grandma Sara. I'm sorry for your loss.

Name: Larry L. Stuart
Message: Joyce and Don, I was saddened to learn of your mom's passing. Please accept my sympathies for you at this time. May God bless each of you and your families.