Maxine Cecil, age 90, passed away Monday, August 27, 2012, in Harrah, Okla. Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, August 29, 2012, in The Chapel at Griffin-Hillcrest Funeral Home with Pastor David Resendes officiating. Interment will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery.


Maxine Cecil, age 90, passed away Monday, August 27, 2012, in Harrah, Okla. Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, August 29, 2012, in The Chapel at Griffin-Hillcrest Funeral Home with Pastor David Resendes officiating. Interment will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery.
Maxine was born in Healdton, Okla., on September 25, 1921, to Albert James Metz and Clara (Phelps) Metz.
Maxine worked at Adventist Hospital in surgery for 13 years and retired from the Ardmore Convalescent Home. She was also listed in the “Who’s Who Among Nurses.” Maxine was a member of The Seventh-day Adventist Church.
Maxine was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Harold E. Seals; one brother, Harold Garner; and sisters, Ida Bone, Grace Gerard and Lahoma Whitmore.
She is survived by her sons, David Smith and James M. Smith; and daughter, Betty Lee Smith; 15 grandchildren; and a host of family and friends.
Family visitation will be from 6 to 8 this evening at Griffin-Hillcrest Funeral Home.
Condolences may be left at www.Griffin-HillcrestFH.com.