Maxine Brooks Reed, 75, of Mesquite, Texas passed away October 19, 2015. Maxine was born September 18, 1940 to Willie Mae Watson and Max Brooks. Funeral services will be held Saturday October 31, 2015 at Mary Springhill AME Church in Shreveport 1:00 p.m. The final resting place will be at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery in Shreveport.
Left to cherish her memory are her loving husband, Jimmie Reed; stepdaughter, Teresa of Florida; brothers, Charlie of Houston, Jack of Dallas, Fred (Deborah) of Shreveport; sisters, Lucinda, Melissa (Levon), Mary (Taylor), Georgia (Garry) all of Dallas, and Lillie (Marshall) of Shreveport; sistersinlaw, Yvonne of San Francisco, Lavonnia of Shreveport, Annie, Cherrie and Evelyn all of Little Rock; brother-in-law, Fletcher Reed (Gwen); six grandchildren and six great grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.