Maxey - Torrence Holder

5/28/2013

The Reverend Torrence Holder Maxey died on 28 May 2013 at the age of 95.

Funeral services will be held at the First United Methodist Church of Montgomery on Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 11:00 am, with the Reverends Dr. Karl K. Stegall, Dr. R. Lawson Bryan and Reverend Fred Fuller officiating. Interment will take place in Holly Springs, Mississippi on Friday May 31, 2013.

Reverend Maxey began his ministry in 1940 upon his graduation from the University of Mississippi. He has served as pastor of many United Methodist Churches in the Alabama West Florida Conference. Reverend Maxey also served as a United States Army Chaplain in World War II and during the Korean conflict. 
 
Survivors include his wife, Bobbie Maxey, one son, Bill Maxey (Ruth); of Montgomery, one daughter, Martha D'Angelo (Joe); of Slidell, Louisiana. Grandchildren Carol A. D'Angelo (deceased), Stan Maxey (Laura), Joseph D'Angelo, III and Meg Wilber (Michael) and four great grandchildren.
 
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the First United Methodist Church. 
 
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions be directed to the Stegall Seminary Scholarship Endowment, Post Office Box 241661, Montgomery, AL 36124-1661, or First United Methodist Church, 2416 W. Cloverdale Park, Montgomery, Al 36106.
 
On line condolences may be made at www.LEAK-MC.com.