Mr. Leon Maxie Sr. was born to the late Melvin and Elnora Maxie of Brenham. Mr. Leon Maxie Sr. was married to the late Hattie Franklin Maxie of Brenham. They had two sons: Leon Maxie, Jr. and Leodis Maxie of Brenham. He was also survived by one daughter: Lorie Smith of California. Mr. Maxie cherished memories of his family, including his two sons: Leon (Veronica), and Leodis (Vivian); his daughter Lorie Smith, two brothers: Ferddie and Lee Charles Maxie; 10 grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Mr. Maxie departed life on June 8, 2005 at the Veterans Hospital in Houston. Funeral services for Mr. Maxie are set for Thursday, June 16 at the Independent Missionary Baptist Church, 1706 East Alamo, Brenham. Burial will be at the Kenney Cemetery. Arrangements handled by the Lewis Funeral Home in Brenham .
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