Mary Maxine Brown
Mary Maxine Brown of Summit, MS, passed away February 9 at Baptist Medical Center in Jackson MS. Maxine was born September 29, 1919 in Durant, MS, the daughter of James Benjamin and Mary May Carroll.
She was a graduate of Durant High School, Durant, MS; Holmes Jr. College, Goodman, MS and Memphis State College, Memphis, TN. Mrs. Brown taught school for more than forty years at Summit High School and McComb High School. She was a member of Summit United Methodist Church in Summit, MS.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Robert Hilton Brown; brothers Richard "Boo" Carroll and Robert Carroll; sisters Margaret Carroll Ray and Millie Carroll Browning Kahler. Maxine is survived by sisters, Louise Carroll Botkin of Naples, FL and Mamie Carroll Stafford of Athens, TX; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be on Wednesday, February 13, at 1:00pm until 3:00pm, with the service immediately following, at Hartman-Sharkey Funeral Home, 1801 Delaware Avenue, McComb. Burial will be in the Johnston Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery in Summit.