Rev. Elmer Maurice Treadwell passed away on Thursday, May 31, 2007. He was 91 years old.

He was married to Linnie Winona Purvis on Oct. 12, 1942. Maurice graduated from Howard Payne University with a B.A. degree in 1944. He was called of God to be a foreign missionary to Brazil. He received a Master of Theology from Southwestern Baptist Seminary and spent seven years in Brazil, seven years as a Home Missionary to Spanish speaking people of New Mexico, seven years in Panama and 13 years in New Mexico before retiring in 1978.

He is survived by his wife Winona and four children; Charles Edward Treadwell and wife Marilyn, Donald Duane Treadwell and wife Kathy, Jeannie Darlene Davis and husband Richard and Barbara Elaine Sena and husband Fabian. He is also survived by 10 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, June 5, in the Heartland Funeral Home Chapel. Graveside services will follow at 5 p.m. at the Atwell Cemetery in Atwell, Texas under the direction of Heartland Funeral Home.

Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on this evening, June 4, at the funeral home.

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