Eleanor Brox Maavere, 91, of Fairfield Glade, TN, passed away Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville.
She was born March 23, 1926, in Lawrence, MS, daughter of the late Nicholas Brox & Sabat (Saliba) Brox. Mrs. Maavere worked as a physical therapist in private practice and as an educator at the high school and university levels. She will be dearly missed by her family and friends.
She is survived by her husband, Dr. Rein Maavere, Fairfield Glade, TN; daughter, Tiiu Maavere of Georgia; son and daughter-in-law, Rein A. and Karen L. Maavere of Georgia; grandchildren, Madison Maavere & Grace Maavere; and sister, Gertrude Matthews of New York. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Maavere is preceded in death by her brothers, Joseph Brox and Ned Brox, and sister, Eva Kasouf, Helen Kadey and Mabel Brox.
Funeral services will be held at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church on Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017, at noon with the Rev. Dr. John Arthur Orr officiating. Interment in Green Acres Memory Gardens.
Published on September 11, 2017