Maxine Heird

Maxine Cotton Heird

October 22, 1937 - July 17, 2020
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Maxine Cotton Heird, age 82, of White Hall, passed away Friday, July 17, 2020. She was born October 22, 1937 at Rye, AR to the late Herman Fred Cotton and Ora Lee Russell. Maxine grew up in Jefferson County and attended Watson Chapel Schools. She was of the Baptist faith.

For 18 years, she worked for S. H. Kress Company until the store closed in 1980. A few years later, she went to work at WalMart, where she retired as Layaway Manager.

She married T. H. Heird on October 9, 1954, and he preceded her in death on January 8, 2010. She was also predeceased by two brothers, J. R. Cotton and Herman Lee Cotton

Survivors include her daughters, Alice Weatherly (David) and Margaret Dixon (Gary); her grandchildren, Darrick Weatherly, Krystal Bateman (Lee), Colton Curtis, Justin Curtis, and Hannah Curtis; three step-grandchildren, Zachary Dixon, Bradley Dixon, and Blaine Dixon; three great-grandchildren, Benzlee Bateman, Bentlee Bateman, and Brigslee Bateman; five sisters, Betty Rogers, Bertha Howard (Paul), Jeannette Cockrell (David), Katie Nichols (Huey), and Shirley Herron (Perry); a brother, James Cotton (Sharon); and a sister-in-law, Patsy Dennis (Dwain).

Due to renovations at the Fuller Hale-South facility, the funeral service will be Monday, July 20, 2020, 12:30 p.m. at Robinson & Fuller White Hall Funeral Chapel with Rev. Tim Law officiating. Visitation will be Sunday, 2:00-4:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Masks are required to attend

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  • Visitation

    Sunday, July 19, 2020 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Sunday, July 19, 2020 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Robinson & Fuller White Hall Funeral Chapel
    8302 Dollarway Road
    White Hall, Arkansas 71602
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  • Service

    Monday, July 20, 2020 | 12:30pm
    Monday, July 20, 2020 12:30pm
    Robinson & Fuller White Hall Chapel
    8302 Dollarway Rd.
    White Hall, AR 71602
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  • Interment

    Providence Cemetery
    2546 Providence Road
    Pine Bluff, AR 71603
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Greg and Tandee White

Posted at 04:34pm
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Love Always, Robert and Raquel Dennis

Posted at 04:33pm
Alice and Margaret, We are so sorry for the lose of Aunt Maxine. Wish we would have visited. She will be missed, lots of Love and Prayers to you all
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Ann Teer

Posted at 04:16pm
Alice and family my heart goes out to all of you. I will always remeber when we lived across the street on South Richard and spending time there.
She has grown her wings and took flight. RIP mom Heird, give mom a hug for me.
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TL and Mollie Jenkins

Posted at 11:32am
Berths and family Prayers for you and your sweet family in the loss of your sister and Aunt May each of you feel the loving arms of the Lord around you during this difficult time.

Connie Chambers

Posted at 06:22pm
So sorry for yall's loss

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