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Maxine (Howard) Singleton

October 21, 1940 ~ June 21, 2021 (age 80)


Maxine Howard Singleton, 80, passed away on June 21, 2021 at Signature Healthcare of Kinston. A family celebration of life will be held at a later date. 

Maxine was a teacher for the Lenoir County School System for many years. She was a devoted mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, and friend. She was loved by all and will be truly missed.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Roland and Edna Taylor Howard, of Pink Hill; sister, Margie Dean Cordingly, who passed away April 15, 2013; and brother, Roland Douglas Howard, who passed away January 9, 2018.

She is survived by her son, Brett Singleton, of Charleston, SC; granddaughter, Taryn Singleton (Noah), of Bartlesville, OK; grandson, Rhett Singleton (Rachel), of Richmond, VA; great-grandchildren, Isla, Wesley, and Evan Gentges; sisters, Merle Jean, Diana, Dixie, Grace, Rose, Daisy, and Carmen; sister-in-law, Nancy Howard, and numerous nieces and nephews, all of which she dearly loved.

Her family would like to thank Signature Healthcare for caring for Maxine as her health declined over these last two years.

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