Maxine Hazel Arthur, a current resident of Luray, Virginia, and former resident of Wynne, Arkansas, departed this life, Sunday, August 22, 2010, at the Page Memorial Hospital, in Luray, Virginia, at the age of eighty-eight. She was born, March 4, 1922, in Wynne, Arkansas, the daughter of Noah Gordan and Nettie Pearl (Davis) Akin.
Mrs. Arthur was a member of the Carmel Regular Baptist Church. She worked as a Greeter at Wal-Mart until her 80th birthday, retiring for the 3rd time.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband: Willis David Arthur, two brothers: Boyd Akin and James Akin, two sisters: Irma Vance and Taulene Green.
Maxine is survived by: two sons: David Arthur of Cabot, Arkansas, Fred Arthur of Lonoke, Arkansas, one daughter: Rae Arthur Rogers of Luray, Virginia, three Sisters: Lou Barnett of Melbourne, Florida, Neva Hook of Melbourne, Florida, Wanda Spruill of Leicester, New York, two grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
The family request memorials be made to the charity of your choice or to Akin Cemetery.