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Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home
Wednesday November 17th, 2021
5:00pm - 7:00pm

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Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home
Wednesday November 17th, 2021

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McMinn Memory Gardens
Thursday November 18th, 2021

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Max E Mason

Max E. Mason, age 91 of Niota, passed away Monday, November 15, 2021at NHC of Athens also a former resident of Athens Place. A native of Duck Town, TN and a resident of Niota for the past 52 years, he was the son of the late Enos and Maggie Hickey Mason. He was member of East Athens Baptist Church, and was a retired Pharmacist for 60 years having worked for Revco and CVS. He served on the McMinn County Council/ Commision for 18 years. He was known as the "Watch Dog" He was a member of the Classic Ford Association out of Maryville, TN. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War, and was preceded in death by two sister Carolene Owen, Loretta Coward.

Survivors include;
Wife of 64 years, Willene Hedden Mason of Niota
Daughter and son-in-law, Lisa and Tim Sharp of Niota
Granddaughter and husband, Kanden and Wyatt Barnett of Niota, TN
One sister , Marilyn Maughn of Knoxville; Several nieces and nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be 7:00 pm Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021 in the chapel of Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home with the Rev. Jeff Wright officiating. The graveside service will be 11:00 am Thursday, Nov. 18, 2021 at McMinn Memory Gardens . Pallbearers will be Bobby Haile, Chad McNabb, Casey McDaniel, Jack Curtis, Phil Tuggle, and Jared Wright. Honorary pallbearers, Alfred Greenwood, Glenn Hedden, Jim Hedden, Ronnie Selvidge and Michael Bryant. The family will receive friends from 5-7pm Wednesday in the chapel before the service. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to East Athens Baptist Church 301 Central Avenue Athens TN. 37303. Those unable to attend may send condolences to www.laycockhobbs.com/notices/Max-Mason Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home be in charge of the arrangements

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Just to let you know, I am thinking of youDuncan

Patricia A. Duncan Nov 22 2021 1:12 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Max Mason

Trina Ammons Nov 20 2021 9:28 AM

Lisa we are so sorry about Max. He was a good man.

Johnny Tate Nov 18 2021 6:55 AM

Lisa , Kanden and Ms Willene,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time.
We love your family and know that you have many treasured memories as well as the assurance that he knew Jesus as His Savior.
With love,
The Irons,Tallent and Sneed Families

Teresa Tallent Nov 17 2021 8:49 PM

Sympathy Gift courtesy of Lacie Goodin. Group of 1 Memorial Trees Planted In Loving Memory of Max E Mason.

Lacie Goodin Nov 17 2021 10:23 AM

Sympathy Gift courtesy of V. Tyronne Bryant Bryant. Group of 1 Memorial Trees Planted In Loving Memory of Max E Mason.

V. Tyronne Bryant Bryant Nov 17 2021 4:05 AM

So very sorry for your loss. Praying for all of you at this time and the days ahead.

Randy and Cheri Harrison Nov 16 2021 11:27 PM

Prayers for your family. I liked Max. He would come down to curtis auto parts and entertain us with stories. Nice man

Heath long Nov 16 2021 11:15 PM

Fond memories of Max when I was a pharmacist with Revco and CVS. He was also friends with my father, Alfred D. North, who also a pharmacist with Cole Drug, Revco, and CVS

Randy North Nov 16 2021 10:04 PM

I am so sorry to hear about Max. I Worked with him many years at Revco and CVS in Madisonville Loved him dearly.

Kathie Millsaps Nov 16 2021 8:32 PM

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