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MADDOX, Elzine (Halstead) On Sunday, February 7, 2021, Evangelist Elzine Halstead Maddox got her wings and went home to be with her Lord. She was 91 years old. Evangelist Maddox gave her life to the Lord at 12 years old and was a life long member of the Church In Christ Written in Heaven. Born in Elba, AL, April 24, 1929 to the late Rachel Lee and Bishop Rosslemar Halstead, she was the oldest of their four children and was the last living. She was married early in life to Calvin Dixon and later in life to Lorenza Maddox, both preceded her in death. She was well known throughout North Florida for her gospel singing and piano playing ability. Evangelist Maddox is survived by daughter, Gloria; sons, Calvin, Dale, Ray, and Robert. Wake will be held Friday, at Mt. Zion UM Church, 2751 Sunset Point Rd., Clearwater, FL, 5-7 pm. Graveside service will be held Saturday, 11 am, at Calvary Catholic Cemetery (Live Stream). Smith-Young Funeral Home and Cremation Service

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Published in Tampa Bay Times on Feb. 17, 2021.
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February 23, 2021
My deepest sympathy to the (Halstead) Maddox Families for the loss of your loved one, Elzine, and pray God gives you comfort, peace and strength.
February 21, 2021
May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief. Please except my condolences for your loss.
Simone Taylor
February 20, 2021
Thank you for believing in me Auntie you’ll always live in my memory
Michael Doby
February 19, 2021
I will greatly miss my singing cousin may she rest in the arms of lord.and my condolences to the family.
Jean Broomfield
February 18, 2021
Evangelist Elzine Maddox was a great woman of faith. I knew her most of my life. I admired her talent and loving spirit. My condolences and prayer for my classmate Gloria and all of the family. Love you all. JoAnn Dixon Bradford
JoAnn Bradford
February 17, 2021
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