Maxie Rodefer, 85, of Blountville, passed away, Tuesday (Nov. 4, 2008) at Wexford House. Mrs. Rodefer was born May 6, 1923, in Sullivan County, Tenn., a daughter of the late, Martin Luther and Betty (Roller) Cain. She was a lifelong resident of Blountville and will be remembered as a loving mother and g r a n d m o t h e r. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Carl on April 3, 1995; two sisters; seven brothers; and several nieces and nephews. Survivors include her sons, Luther Rodefer and wife, Eattia Mae, Surgoinsville; daughters, Betty Rodefer, Kingsport, Mrs. Aubrey aStacya Price, Blountville, Mrs. Ralph aVelmaa Williams, East Bend, N.C.; special friends, Anna Hale, Blountville and Kaye Peters, Kingsport; along with several grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends today from 6 to 8 p.m. at East Lawn Funeral Home. Services will be Thursday at 1 p.m. at Cassidy United Methodist Church, Blountville with Pastors Robert Burlingham and Joe W. Byrd officiating. Graveside services will follow in East Lawn Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be family and friends. Memorial contributions may be made to Betty Rodefer, 1853 Midview St., Kingsport, Tenn. 37665. You may sign the guest register book by visiting www.mem.com. East Lawn Funeral Home, your dignity memorial provider, is serving the Rodefer family.