Maxine Bryant Hale, 87, of Roanoke Rapids, NC, died Wednesday, November 28, 2018, at her residence.
Maxine was born in Northampton County, NC, the daughter of the late Walter and Gracie Carroll Bryant.
She graduated from Gaston High School. She was the widow of Howard O. Hale, Sr. and a homemaker.
She was also preceded in death by; a daughter, Susan Carol Hale; a granddaughter, Lisa Marie Hale; a sister, Martha Norton and two brothers, Robert and Charlie Bryant.
Surviving are: her daughter, Jeanette Hale of Roanoke Rapids, NC: three sons, Howard O. Hale, Jr. and his wife Marilyn of Littleton, NC, Walter Clinton Hale, and John S. Hale both of Roanoke Rapids, NC; five grandchildren, Susan Golden Bryant of Hendersonville, NC, Howard O. Hale, III, and his wife Angela, Scott Golden and his wife Shannon , Joshua Hale and his wife Jodi, all of Roanoke Rapids, NC, and Jenny Smith of Perris CA; 15 great grandchildren ; 3 great-great grandchildren; a sister-in-law Helen L. Bryant of Roanoke Rapids, NC; and numerous nieces and nephews.
The family will receive at Wrenn Clarke & Hagan Funeral and Cremation Service, 1015 West 5th Street, Roanoke Rapids, NC, Thursday, November 29, 2018 from 6:00 to 8:30 PM.
Funeral services will be held in the funeral home chapel, Friday, November 30, 2018, at 11:00 AM, with Rev. Randy Martin officiating. Interment will follow in New Cedarwood Cemetery, Roanoke Rapids, NC.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to: Home Health and Hospice of Halifax, 220 Smith Church Road, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at: wrennclarkehagan.com