HERNANDO

Robert William “Bob” Maxey, 88, of Hernando, passed away at his home surrounded by his family on Sept. 23, 2018. He was a retired salesman and truck driver for Standard Coffee and J.E. Phillips Trucking and is survived by his wife, Helen Virginia Maxey. Visitation will be from 5 until 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018 and funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 26, both at Brantley-Phillips Funeral Home of Hernando. Interment will follow at Bethel Baptist Cemetery in Holcomb. He is survived by five daughters; Deborah Ford (Mike), Donna Ford (Freddie), Beverly Burleson and Virginia Hale, all of Hernando. Also, Sandra Smith (Gary) of Coldwater; three sisters, Emma Dean Van-Frank of Germantown, Tenn., Verna Sue Littleton of Carrollton and Susan Mansfield of Holcolm; 17 grandchildren, Michelle, Emily, Julie, Michael, Brian, Jason, Scotty, Haleigh, Daniel, Matthew, Beth, Brooke, Drew, Virgie, Lance, Jeannette, Deborah; 17 great-grandchildren, Alyssa, Carleigh, Cayden, Ethan, Krislyn, Shelbi, Brandon, Joshua, Lane, Noah, Drake, Dakota, Abby, Victoria, Carmen, Kenadi and Luke. He was preceded in death by his parents, Vernon and Minnie Maxey and his son, Neal Maxey.