Mrs. Grace Maxwell, 87, of Forest Park, died Monday, Dec. 15, 2003.

A native of Elbert County, she was the daughter of the late Tom T. and Bertha Hall Scoggins. She was a member of Conley First Baptist Church. Mrs. Maxwell was preceded in death by her husband, Robert, a brother, Milton T. Scoggins Jr., a sister, Pauline Scoggins, and a great-grandson, Connor James Warren.

Funeral services will take place at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 17 in the chapel of the funeral home, with Dr. Joe Slocomb officiating. Interment will follow in Sherwood Memorial Park, with the Rev. Doug Lawson officiating.

Survivors include daughters and sons-in-law, Frankie and Bob Smith of Douglasville and Robin and Al Gunnels of Douglasville; sister, Tommie Christian of Elberton, Geneva Thomason of Williamston, S.C. and Lila Barnes of Dalton; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8:30 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Donations may be made to Southwest Christian Hospice, 7225 Lester Road, Union City, GA 30291.

Southside Chapel, Morrow is in charge of arrangements. (770) 961-2828.