Etta Maxine Alexander was born November 19, 1937 in Dove Creek, Colo., to Mack and Edna Sisk. She passed on to her heavenly home on March 14, 2009 in Apache Junction, Ariz.
Maxine married Wayne K. Alexander Sept. 22, 1956. To this union were born two children, Kenzsi Lee Alexander Ames, and Jeffery Dwayne Alexander.
After Wayne’s death in 1982, Maxine married Tom Ray in 1999. Tom passed away in 2000.
She is survived by her children, Kenzsi Ames, husband Dan, of Rock Springs, Wyo., Jeffery Alexander, wife Janice, of Carlin, Nev., four grandchildren, Fawn Leach and husband Dee Jay, of Carlin, Nev., Tiffany Alexander, of Rock Springs, Wyo., Stacy Alexander of Salt Lake City, Utah, and Michael Alexander of Carlin, Nev., and two great-grandchildren, Skyler and Maxwell Alexander.
She is also survived by her sisters, Dorma Baird, Dove Creek, Colo., JoAnn Felkins, Hobbs, N.M., brothers, Lindell Sisk, Bloomfield, N.M. and Charles Sisk, Cardemton, Mo. and their spouses.
A memorial service was held Saturday, March 21, 2009 at the First Baptist Church of Bloomfield, N.M. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the First Baptist Church of Bloomfield in Maxine’s name.