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Maxine Albright

February 3, 1921 — May 5, 2021


Maxine Phillips Albright, 100, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at Universal Health Care. She was born in Chatham County on February 3, 1921 to Herbert and Nannie Brewer Phillips. She was a member of Fall Creek Baptist Church where she was a member of the Adult Women #2 Sunday School class. She sang in the choir from her youth until age 96. She was an excellent cook, seamstress and gardener. She was renowned for her banana pudding and corn. Maxine and Alton enjoyed traveling after their retirement. She treasured the time she spent with her family and friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, William Alton Albright; sisters, DeEtte Jones and Evelyn Cheek and brothers, Clarence Phillips and Robert Phillips.

Maxine is survived by her children, Lloyd Albright (Gladys), of Bennett, Brenda English (Jerry), of Pinehurst, Linda Williams (Darrell), of Robbins and Philip Albright (Marlene) of Asheboro; ten grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; 5 great-great-grandchildren and a host of family and friends.

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, May 8, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at Fall Creek Baptist Church with Rev. George Townsend and Rev. Darrell Williams presiding. Friends may sign the register at Joyce-Brady Chapel on Friday, May 7, 2021 from 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Attendees are asked to wear masks and practice social distancing.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Fall Creek Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 1745 Fall Creek Church Rd., Bennett, NC 27208.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Joyce-Brady Chapel open for friends to sign the register

Friday, May 7, 2021

1:00 - 5:00pm (Eastern time)

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Graveside Service

Saturday, May 8, 2021

Starts at 11:00am (Eastern time)

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