Funeral service for Maxine Evelyn Hughell, 83, of DeRidder, LA will be held at 2:00 PM Monday, April 28, 2014, at Labby Memorial Funeral Home of DeRidder with Rev. Don Duplechain officiating. Burial will follow in Beauregard Cemetery, under the direction of Labby Memorial Funeral Home of DeRidder, LA. She passed from this life on Friday, April 25, 2014, at DeRidder, LA.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, April 27, 2014, 3:00 PM until 9:00 PM and Monday 9:00 AM until the time of the service at the funeral home in DeRidder.
Maxine was born on Saturday, May 24, 1930 to Roy and Eva Hanna Groff at Barberton, OH. She moved to DeRidder in 1963 where she remained for the rest of her life. She was a military wife and was a member of the American Legion Post 27, VFW Post 3619 and Eastern Star Chapter in Rosepine. She was also a Credit Manager at Sears in DeRidder for over 25 years.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James P. Hughell and her son, Thomas Edward Hughell. Maxine is survived by 3 daughters, Carolyn Williams and husband Jackie of DeRidder, LA, Sandy Suire and husband James of DeRidder, LA and Debbie Coody of Rosepine, LA; 13 grandchildren and 26 great, grandchildren.