McIntyre, Maxine Brown Taylor Mrs. – Obituary

Baker City, Oregon Maxine Taylor McIntyre, 87, a longtime Baker City resident, died Dec. 16, 2002, at La Center, Wash., where she spent several years in a private home for the aged. Her funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Coles Funeral Home, 1950 Place St. Pastor Susan Barnes of the First Presbyterian Church will officiate. Vault interment will be at Mount Hope Cemetery after the service. Visitations will be Friday until 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Maxine Irene Brown was born Nov. 23, 1915, at Enterprise to James Asbury and Isobel Wham Brown. When Maxine was very young, she and her family moved to a homestead near Unity. At the age of 10, she and her family moved to Baker City. Maxine joined the Presbyterian Church on April 5, 1931, where she was an active member throughout her life. She was the Sunday School superintendent for 20 years and was ordained a deacon in 1951. The church was an extremely important part of her life. On April 25, 1935, Maxine married Claude Taylor. They both worked at the Hotel Baker for several years where Claude was the executive chef. She later worked at Woolworth’s, Chaves Grocery Store, and Mack’s Jewelers. Claude died on Jan. 2, 1971. Maxine married Owen “Mac” McIntyre on Feb. 13, 1975. They spent several years involved with the Odd Fellows and Rebekah...

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