Monday, February 13, 2023

Leah Rae (Maxfield) McMichael, 89, of Centerpoint, Indiana, passed away while staying at Cloverleaf Healthcare on February 9, 2023.

Leah was born on December 3, 1933, in Madison, Wisconsin, the daughter of Raymond and Evelyn (White) Maxfield. She graduated from Brazil High School with the class of 1951. She married Morgan McMichael who preceded her in death.

Leah had previously attended St. Johnís United Church of Christ and had currently been attending Poland Zion Union Church of Christ. Leah enjoyed sewing, reading, watching baseball, and taking care of her family.

She was preceded in death by her parents Raymond and Evelyn Maxfield, her husband Morgan McMichael, and two siblings: Sharon Ferguson and Bunny Maxfield.

Survivors include her three children: James McMichael (Robin) of Clay City, Michelle McMichael of Brazil, and Mark McMichael (Penny) of Centerpoint; grandchildren: Sarah Elder, Shayla Eldridge, Shannah McAnally, Sean Brackney, Erin Heflin, Tony McMichael, and Reva Eslick; great-grandchildren: Jason, Skylar, Emorie, Baby Eldridge, Ben, Emalynn, Lukas, Zoe, Axl, Delaney, Owen, Aiden, Morgan, Mandee, Madalynn, Baby Eslick, Archie, Loreana, Faith, Mary Jane, and Joella as well as several nieces, nephews, and extended family members and friends.

Graveside services will be held at St. Johnís Cemetery at a later date.

Visit www.frenchfuneralhome.com to light a candle in her memory.