Maxine Flora-Reed 88, of Saint Joseph, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2019 in a Saint Joseph, MO health care center. She was born September 23, 1930 in St. Joseph, MO, daughter of the late Hester and James Cline Sr. She graduated from Faucett High School, and worked at Whitaker Cable until it closed, then the Missouri Methodist Medical Center. She enjoyed, cooking, hosting family dinners and crocheting. She was a member of and Hillcrest Bible Church. Maxine was preceded in death by: 1st husband, Willie Flora, 2nd husband, Sanford Roy Reed, Jr., her parents, 3 sisters and 3 brothers. Survivors include: sons, Richard (Lynn) Flora, Faucett, MO, Bill (Teresa) Smith, Faucett, MO, and Robert (Ronda) Everett, Jr., Stewartsville, MO, daughter, Rhodine (Neil) Arnold, Juneau, AK, daughter, Jenny Lou (Tom) Donaldson, Rushville, MO, and Sherry (Dan) Jones, Rushville, MO, step sons, Emmett (Diane) Flora, Kenneth (Marcia) Flora, and James Flora, 16 grandchildren, 30 great grandchildren, 4 great-great grandchildren, two brothers; James (Jackie) Cline Jr., and David (Linda) Cline.
Funeral services: 2:00 pm Saturday, June 8, 2019 at Rupp Funeral Home, Rev. Thomas Frisby officiating. The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Friday at the Rupp Funeral Home. The Interment will be at the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Weston, Missouri. Memorials are requested to the Hillcrest Bible Church or Charity of Donor's Choice.
- Maxine Flora-Reed September 23, 1930 - June 5, 2019
- Wilma Maxine Snyder McClurg October 19, 1930 - April 07, 2018
- Charles Wayne "Chuck" Davison September 11, 1930 - January 29, 2019
- Gary W. Reed June 18, 1942 - May 31, 2019
- Ernest Reed August 4, 1939 - September 13,
- Ruth L. Taylor June 12, 1930 - October 13, 2018
- Paige Elizabeth Lollar September 23, 1989 - January 8, 2019
- Grace V. Shaw February 15, 1930 - July 19, 2019
- Richard "Little Buck" Ross May 29, 1930 - July 19, 2019
- John Chavez Jr. June 23, 1939 - February 21, 2019