Mae Fields Chisum, age 96, of Redwater, Texas, died Sunday, November 21, 2010 in a Texarkana, hospital.
Mrs. Chisum was born April 7, 1914 in Malta, Texas and was a lifetime resident of Bowie County. She was a homemaker and retired from Red River Army Depot. She also, was a member of the Church of God of Prophecy in Texarkana. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joe H. Chisum and three daughters, Mary Beth Chisum, Dorothy Mae Fowler and Patricia Ann Johnson.
She is survived by her five sons and four daughters-in-law; Curtis Chisum of Boners Ferry Idaho; Ray and Lee Ellen Chisum of New Boston, Texas; Hubert and Robbie Chisum of New Boston, Texas; Doyle and Julia Chisum of Maud, Texas and Larry and Holly Chisum of New Boston, Texas; and a numerous number of grandchildren, great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, great-great-great grandchildren and a number of other relatives.
Funeral services will be 10:00 A. M. Wednesday at Chapelwood Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Gerald Wagstaff and Rev. Ronnie Sladovnik officiating. Burial will be in Chapelwood Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 P. M.
Those wishing to memorialize Mrs. Chisum may make contributions to the American Cancer Society, 5501 Plaza Drive, Texarkana, Texas 75503.