CHAFFEE -- Sarah Alene Maxwell, 94, died May 15, 2007, at The Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau.
Born April 22, 1913, in Puxico, to the late Henry Warren and Cora Lee Hodge Shrum, she had worked at Sports Specialty Shoe Co. and Florsheim Shoe Factory in Chaffee. She was a member of Chaffee Easter Star Chapter No. 48 and the First Christian Church of Chaffee.
On March 23, 1935, she married Guy Maxwell who preceded her in death on April 5, 1967.
One daughter and six sisters also preceded her in death.
Survivors include: one son, Jack Maxwell of Jefferson City; one daughter, Janis Martin of Opelika, Ala.; and four grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and four step-great-grandchildren.
Visitation is at 4 p.m. Thursday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Home in Chaffee where services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Friday. The Rev. Vyron Yount will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Fairmount Cemetery in Cape Girardeau.
Pallbearers will be: Guy Martin, Ben Maxwell, Mark Maxwell, David Hooker, Gary Cumbie and Gary Jones.