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Ernest Clyde Maxfield
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Birth: Mar. 31, 1916
Lee County
Virginia, USA
Death: Oct. 26, 2002
Big Stone Gap
Wise County
Virginia, USA

Parents: John L. and Maggie (Phillips) Maxfield
Spouse: America Crawford Maxfield

Ernest Maxfield
31 Mar 1916 26 Oct 2002

BIG STONE GAP, Va. - Ernest Clyde Maxfield , 86, died Saturday (Oct. 26, 2002) at his home.

He was a lifelong resident of Big Stone Gap. He was a coal miner for 10 years and owner/operator of Maxfield Scrap Yard, Big Stone Gap, from which he retired after 25 years. He was a member of East Stone Gap Baptist Church. He was a member of the Lonesome Pine Auto Club and Jasper Coon Club.

He was preceded in death by his parents, John C. and Maggie (Phillips) Maxfield of East Stone Gap; one sister, Lorene McConnel of Big Stone Gap; and two brothers, Paul Maxfield of Seminary, and Curtis Maxfield of Big Stone Gap.

Surviving are his wife, America Crawford Maxfield ; four daughters and three sons-in-law, Joyce Maxfield Page and husband George, Doris Maxfield McDaniel, Janice Maxfield Duncan and husband Thomas, all of Big Stone Gap, and Patricia Maxfield Clifton and husband Rick, Austin, Tex.; one stepdaughter, Lenora Knox, Lapeer, Mich.; two sisters, Helen Jones and Edith Hall, both of Kingsport; three brothers, Ralph Maxfield and J.C. Maxfield , both of Bristol, Tenn., and Earl Maxfield , Indianapolis, Ind.; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; a special friend, Homer Maynard; and two caregivers, Mildred McKinney and Peggy Sowards.

Calling hours are from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday in the Holding Funeral Home Chapel, Big Stone Gap, Va.

Services will be conducted at 8 p.m. Monday in the funeral home chapel with the Rev. Bobby Hamilton officiating.

Committal services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Glencoe Cemetery. Family and friends will meet at the funeral home at 10:30 a.m. to go in procession to the cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Homer Maynard, Bill Hughes, Mike McConnell, Jimmy Hamilton, Jerry Riordan and Ralph Witt.

Family links: 
  John Lewis Maxfield (1893 - 1974)
  Maggie S. Phillips Maxfield (1897 - 1977)
  America Elizabeth Crawford Maxfield (1912 - 2007)*
  Kyle Curtis Maxfield (1913 - 1978)*
  Ernest Clyde Maxfield (1916 - 2002)
  Paul E. Maxfield (1918 - 1971)*
  Edith Maxfield Hall (1920 - 2006)*
  Ralph Junior Maxfield (1921 - 2004)*
  Mona Loree Maxfield McConnell (1924 - 1996)*
  John C. Maxfield (1928 - 2015)*
*Calculated relationship
Glencoe Cemetery
Big Stone Gap
Wise County
Virginia, USA
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Record added: Aug 11, 2011
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Ernest Clyde Maxfield
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