Maxine G. Putt, 81, of Little Rock, formerly of Hazen, passed away Thursday, July 16, 2015. Born in Des Arc to John N. “Doc” Smith and Dollie Jane Sutterfield Smith, she was preceded in death by her parents, her siblings, husband, Aubrey L. “Buddy” Putt and her son, John Aubrey Putt. Maxine was a homemaker and she and Buddy ran two businesses over their years together, Putt’s Dollar Store in Hazen and Putt’s Esso in Stuttgart. She was a member of Center Point Missionary Baptist Church in Hazen.
Maxine is survived by her daughter, Sandra and husband Stan Grinder of Little Rock; granddaughters, Courtney Grinder of North Little Rock, Rhonda Swinford and Daniel Patton of Stuttgart,, Brandy Putt of Little Rock and Jamie Putt of Russellville; grandson, Christopher Grinder and wife, Stephanie of Conway; great-grandchildren, Samantha and Zachery Worring of Stuttgart, Alexis, Tristan and Cayden Grinder of Canton, Georgia, Madeliene Victoria Grinder of Conway, Kailyn and Kelsey Putt of Little Rock and great-great grandson, Conner Farrester of Stuttgart and she was “Aunt Mac” to a host of nieces and nephews.
Services were held at Center Point Missionary Baptist Church on Sunday, July 19, 2015. Burial was in the Center Point Cemetery. Visitation was held on Saturday, July 18, 2015 at Westbrook Funeral Home in Hazen.
The family wished to thank Dr. Sauer and Hospice Home Care staff for their care and support during Maxine’s last days an d a special thanks to Chaplain Bob.