4/11/12 — Maxine “Max” Shrum Manhardt

Memorial services for Mrs. Maxine “Max” Shrum Manhardt, age 71, of Manchester, will be Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 1 PM at the CoffeeCounty Funeral Chapel with Rev. John Daniel officiating. 

Visitation with the family will be from11:00 AM until service time at the Coffee CountyFuneral Chapel. 

Mrs. Manhardt   passed away Sunday, April 8, 2012 at Southern Hills Medical Center in Nashville, TN.


She was born July 6, 1940 in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, the daughter of the late G. Dixon and Erma Shrum. 

She attended Ellis School inP ittsburg, PAa nd the University of Miami, Miami, FL.  She retired after having worked many years as the administrator at Martin County Utilities in Stuart,FL.  In 2006, she and her husband, Kenneth moved from the Port St.Lucie, Florida area to  Manchester,Tennessee.  She loved to collect owls and enjoyed cooking and taking care of her husband.

 In addition to her husband Kenneth Manhardt of Manchester, she is survived by one brother, Dixon Shrum of Pittsburg, PA; a special niece, Barbara Slacks of Murfreesboro, TN; a very very special friend, Patsey Adams of Port St. Lucie, FL. and several nieces and nephews.

 In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations to the American Cancer Society.

 Coffee County Funeral Home in charge of arrangement.