Memorial Services for Maevius Marie Hargrave, 93 of Kilgore are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Friday, February 10, 2017 at Pirtle United Methodist Church with Rev. Dudley Plaisance officiating. She departed her life on February 4, 2017 in Kilgore, TX.
Maevius Marie Hargrave was born in New Iberia, Louisiana on September 26, 1923 to the late Jean Marie Sosthene Vincent and Marie Elmire Judice. Maevius united with St. Peterís Catholic Church at an early age and remained an active member through her childhood. She attended New Iberia High School and received her diploma on May 31, 1940. She was united in marriage with Ben Louis Hargrave on May 8, 1941 in New Iberia. She moved to Kilgore, TX with her husband & kids in 1960. She was the Circulation Manager at the Kilgore News Herald in Kilgore, TX and retired in 1986. Maevius took pride in God and her family. She spent all her time taking care of and spending time with her children and grandchildren. She was an amazing Mother to her four children and many of their close friends. She was a very involved grandmother to her 11 grandchildren and to her 14 great grandchildren as well. She also loved to dance and did so well into her 70ís.
She was preceded in death by her father and mother, her husband Ben Louis Hargrave, her daughter Donna Jean Hargrave, and grandchildren Jody Harris Pool and Julie Danielle Pool, her four brothers Steve, Ellis, Robert, and Edwin Vincent and her seven sisters Mable Segura, Michalle Bourg Grunewald, Gladys Angers, Rona Kern, Alice Vincent, Enola Dugas, and Doris Ferguson.
She leaves to cherish her memories, her three sons: Vernon Albert & Pat Hargrave of Van, TX, Guy Louis & Carol Hargrave, and Kerry James & Gail Hargrave of Kilgore, TX. grandchildren: Joshua & Angela Pool of Nacogdoches, TX, Brad & Kristi Hargrave of Frisco, TX, Jeff & Emily Janis of Columbus, Ohio, Wesley & Brandye Jackson of Cypress, TX, Marcus & Nikki Davis, Matt & Crissy Bender, Katy & Christin Allison all of Kilgore, TX, Jessica Hargrave & Jared Hargrave of Dallas, TX Great grandchildren: Austin Pool of Big Sandy, Tyler Barnette, Collin & Brooke Hargrave, Jackson, Brinkley, & Holden Janis, Brayden & Camden Jackson, Gavin Hargrave, Allye Davis, Lydiah, Hailey & Evelyn Bender, Carson & Scarlett Allison Great Great Grandchild: Jody Lynn Rogers
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Childrenís Hospital 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.