Maxine Luciel DeLong, 89, of Locust Grove, Oklahoma, passed away on Saturday, August 29, 2020 at her home. She was born on November 24, 1930 in East Liverpool, Ohio; the daughter of Elmer King and Esther (Mackel) King. She married Earl DeLong in 1949 and made their life together until his passing in 1999. She has lived in the Mayes County area for the last 4 years and enjoyed reading. She was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend who leaves behind many memories for her family to cherish.
No formal services will be held at this time. To leave her family a message, please visit her Tribute Wall at www.shipmansfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Shipman’s Funeral & Cremation Service.
Maxine is survived by her daughter, Barbara Lunkwitz and husband David, Sr. of Locust Grove, Oklahoma and sister, Joyce Nightengale of Georgia; 7 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren; and many other relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her parents, Elmer and Esther King; husband, Earl DeLong; sister Shirley Marioneaux, Doreen Wycoff and brother Elwen King and daughter, Colleen Vice.
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