Maxine Stanley


MONTICELLO — Maxine Block Stanley died, Sunday, June 2, 2013 at her home.

Survivors include; nine daughters, Jewel Davis, Cathy Ridgell, Nancy Williams, Carolyn Peer, Vera Wiley, all of Monticello, Linnie Edwards of Arlington, Texas, Dorothy Bilton, Doris Stanley and Judy Willis, all of Oakland, Calif.; 9 sons, James Stanley of Warren, Willis Stanley, Kenneth Stanley and Parnell Stanley, all of Monticello, Wozell Stanley of Star City, Curtis Stanley of Texas, Chester Stanley of Sacramento, Calif., Fred Stanley of Lincoln, Neb., and Rev. W. L. Stanley of Chicago, Ill.; three sisters, Davany Martin of Seattle, Wash., Kathrine Franklin of Detroit, Mich., and Lillie James of Monticello; 44 grandchildren, 48 great-grandchildren and 26 great-great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Funeral Services will be 1:00 p.m., Saturday, June 8 at Pilgrim Rest A.M.E. Church with burial in Gethsemane Cemetery. Visitation will be 6-7 p.m. Friday at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home. Online guestbook www.stephensondearman.com.