Maxine Jeremiah of Pangburn died February 1, 2013, at the Lonoke Nursing and Rehab Center. Born in Kansas on June 22, 1927, she was 85. She was the daughter of the late William Albert and Mary (McKinney) Bates.
She is survived by one son, James L. Jeremiah of Frisco, Texas; one daughter, Carlotta Taykowski of Lonoke; one brother, Noah Bates of Wilton; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and six step great-grandchildren. She is also survived by other relatives and her many friends.
Funeral services were held February 5 in the Olmstead Chapel. Interment followed in the Henderson Cemetery. Roger Hazelwood, Derek Jeremiah, Benji Rogers, Terry Taykowski, and Jimmy Jeremiah served as pallbearers.