Funeral Time: Friday, November 9th at 10:00AM
BECKNELL, Maxine Hope, 90, widow of Dewie Becknell Jr., died Nov. 5, 2018, at Brookdale Richmond Place in Lexington, KY. Born Feb. 6, 1928 in Metalton, WV, she was the daughter of the late Fred McKinley and Nettie Geneva Reed Wilson. She was a member of the North Lexington Church of Christ and the Fayette Church of Christ. She had also worked as a cashier at K-mart. Survivors include two sons, James Becknell, Lexington, KY and David (Victoria) Becknell, Independence, KY; two grandsons, Marc Becknell and Spencer Becknell; and a great granddaughter, Kaylee Becknell. She was preceded in death by a sister, Kathleen Painter; and three brothers, Fred Wilson, Jr., Kenneth Gene Wilson and infant Staley Clyde Wilson. Funeral services will be held 10:00 AM Friday, November 9 at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home, 3421 Harrodsburg Rd., Lexington, KY. Burial will follow in the Lexington Cemetery. Visitation will be 4 PM – 7 PM Thursday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions are suggested to the American Cancer Society, 1504 College Way, Lexington, KY 40502.