Clara Maxine Elston was born in Balko, Oklahoma on October 16, 1933 to George Fulton and Patsy (Gentry) Love. She has been a lifetime resident of Beaver County, Oklahoma. She was a member of the Christian Church. She was a retired Beaver County Assessor. She married Jack Elston on May 14, 1952 and he and a son preceded her in death.
Maxine passed on August 18, 2017 at her residence on Friday, August 18, 2017 at the age of 83.
She is survived by her sons, Kris Elston of Beaver, Oklahoma and Eric Elston of Forgan, Oklahoma; her daughter, Jaxine Hardin of Forgan, Oklahoma; two brothers, Buddy Love of Satanta, Kansas and Frank Love, of Gove, Kansas; her sister, Peggy Boyd of Dumas, Texas; 9 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.