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Maxine Meeks, Casey Co., KY (1930-2011)

She was a native of Casey County, KY, and a member of a large respected family, with relatives remaining in this area. She lived in St. Bernard, Ohio for 50 years, was a homemaker and member of the Oak Grove Baptist Church

Maxine Meeks passed away Wednesday November 9, 2011 at Kenwood Terrace Nursing Home in Cincinnati, Ohio. She was 81.

Funeral services will be at 1pmET/12pm noon CT, Monday November 14, 2011 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY, with Bro. Clifford DeHart officiating. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday, November 14, 2011, from 11amET/10amCT. until funeral service.

Maxine Meeks, Casey Co., KY (1930-2011)

She was born August 14, 1930, in Casey County, KY. She was the daughter of the late John and Celeste Chapman Wilkerson. She passed away Wednesday November 9, 2011 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, at the age of 81 years, 2 months, and 26 days.

She lived in St. Bernard, Ohio for 50 years , was a homemaker and member of the Oak Grove Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Avery Meeks ; two brothers, Hershel and Curtis Wilkerson and four sisters, Lucille, Mason, Marie Whicker, Vernice Taylor and Phyllis Wade.

Survivors include the following:
  • Son: Larry Meeks of Oxford, Ohio

  • A daughter: Regina Riley of Cincinnati, Ohio

  • Three grandchildren: Nikki St. Clair, Cortni Riley and Cory Riley

  • Three great-grandchildren

  • Two brothers: J. D. Wilkerson of Russell Springs and Willard Wilkerson of Cincinnati Ohio

  • And sister, Doris Thompson of Mason, Ohio
Funeral arrangements entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY. Send a condolence online to the family of Maxine Meeks

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