Corne, Maxine Charlotte (Norton) (June 17, 1920 - September 26, 2001)
Douglas Budget - October 3, 2001Former Douglas resident Maxine Charlotte Corne, 81, of Sheridan died Sept. 26 at Memorial Hospital of Sheridan County.
Mrs. Corne was born June 17, 1920, in Macon County, N.C., to L.B. and Florence (Williams) Norton.
She married Norton Corne on Aug. 6, 1938, in Clayton, Ga. She worked as a nurse's aid for several years. The couple raised three children.
Mrs. Corne loved to read, especially murder mysteries. She enjoyed needlework and puzzles. She loved to laugh and work in her garden and with her flowers.
She is survived by two daughters, Toni Grant of Sheridan and Kathryn Schwab of Littleton, Colo.; son Bruce Corne of Maab, Utah; grandchildren Tawni Rachel, Barry Phillips, Steven Corne, Stephanie Lema, Stormy Corne, Ricky Morton, Cindy Morton, Tammy Ziegler, Linda Hossfeld, Scott Grant and Billy Grant; and 14 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband Norton on July 26, 1990; her parents; and her nine brothers and sisters.
Memorials to Senior Center Daybreak Adult Care Program in care of Kay Roush, First Federal Savings Bank, P.O. Box 6007, Sheridan, 82801, would be appreciated by the family.
SEE ALSO: CORN AS LAST NAME FOR NORTON AND MAXINE.
*NOTE: Maxine and Norton's last name spelled CORN in Norton's obituary.