Maxine Brown Rose, 82, passed away Saturday, Dec. 1, surrounded by her husband, daughter and son.
Maxine was born Dec. 30, 1929, in Nashville, to Thomas Lipton and Daisy Ophelia Scott Brown. She was a very loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother to her family.Â
Maxine loved the Lord and lovingly taught her children and grandchildren about daily walking with God with her selfless examples. She worked as a secretary in the insurance industry during her early years as a young woman and mother. She taught Bible class and Vacation Bible School and worked in Girl Scouts and Parent Teacher Association throughout the years of raising her family.Â She also worked as a paraprofessional in the Pulaski County School District in her later years after her children were grown and married.
She loved the fact that she was able to keep each of her grandchildren and love and spoil them individually as well as the four of them together. She was a member of Geyer Springs Church of Christ and an avid mall walker at Park Plaza Mall.
She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Roy Ray Rose; a daughter Pamela Kay Rose Wilson and husband Mark; a son, Michael Ray Rose and wife Nicole; a granddaughter, Jennifer Nichole Wilson Clowers and husband Gary; granddaughters Madison and Anna Claire and grandson Landon.
The family will greet friends one hour before the 11 a.m. service Wednesday, Dec. 5, at Roller-Drummond Funeral Home, 10900 Interstate 30, Little Rock.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or Geyer Springs Church of Christ.
Online guestbook: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/drummond.