Rev. Roy Maine, Jr., 78, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, April 6, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, April 10, 2021, at the Hattiesburg Chapel of Moore Funeral Home with a visitation starting at 10:00 a.m. until service time.
Roy had served his Country by enlisting in the U.S. Coast Guard where he learned his trade and became a master electrician. He retired from the Jackson Public School System after many years of service. Rev. Roy also had become a Baptist Minister and was the Preacher at the Byram Baptist Church for twenty-four years and was able to preach his last sermon on Easter Sunday. He is preceded in death by his two sons, Joseph Maine and Roy Maine; and his parents Roy and Patricia Maine, Sr.
He is survived by his wife of fifty-six years, Mary Maine of Hattiesburg; a daughter, Vivian Henderson of Byram; a brother, Patrick Maine; two grandchildren, Kayla Henderson, Mary Ann Henderson; three great-grandchildren, Makenzie Henderson, Colton Henderson, Alexis Henderson.