Melissa Maxie, 41, of White Hall, passed away Wednesday, November 27, 2019, at her home.
Melissa was born February 11, 1978, in Pine Bluff, the daughter of Marilyn Rhoden Maxie and the late Marcus Wayne Maxie.
She was reared and received her education in White Hall, where she graduated from White Hall High School in 1996.
She was a stay-at-home mom and loved watching her children participate in baseball, basketball, soccer, softball, and cheer. She loved her kids and her family more than anything in the world.
Melissa was a member of First Baptist Church of White Hall.
Survivors include her two sons, Gavin Bailey and Jacob Works; three daughters, Simber Garrison, Skyler Garrison and Cassidy Garrison; her mother, Marilyn Maxie; brother, Mike Maxie; her fiancé, Waylon Works, his daughter, Megan Works and Megan’s son, Michael Works; and a host of extended family members and friends.
She was preceded in death by her father, Marcus Wayne Maxie.
A celebration of Melissa’s life will be held at Saturday, December 7, 2019, 12:00 PM, at Bethany Missionary Baptist Church with Pastor Zack Pullman and Jimmy Rhoden officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Michael D. Maxie (memo: For Children of Melissa Maxie), Simmons Bank, Attn: Leslie Wood, 501 S. Main Street, Pine Bluff, Arkansas 71601.