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Katherine M. Maxey

Katherine M. Maxey Katherine M. Maxey

Katherine Marie Maxey, 79, Palmyra, died Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, at her home.
Born Nov. 18, 1938, in New Albany, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Ola Mills Cooke.
She was a 1958 graduate of New Albany High School, a member of Palmyra United Methodist Church and a beautician.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 33 years, Charles Maxey, and six siblings, Colleen Day, Sandra McCampbell, Joyce Barnes and Don, Gene and Clark Cooke.
Survivors include a daughter, Winnie Ferree (Bobby); three stepchildren, Cheryl, Chuck and Kevin Maxey; seven grandchildren, Hailey, Jack, Joe, Tim, Tara, Tia and DanNae; several nieces and nephews; and several great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Friday, Sept. 14, from 2 to 8 p.m. and Saturday, Sept. 15, after 11 a.m. at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra.
Funeral: Saturday, Sept. 15, at 1 p.m. at the funeral home with burial in the Galena Cemetery.