Maggie (McLean) Williams Faison

Maggie Louise (McLean) Williams Faison, 82, went Home to be with her Lord on June 29, 2019 at the Fishkill Center for Rehabilitation & Nursing in Beacon, NY.

She was born on May 10, 1937 in Clinton, North Carolina, daughter of late James D. McLean and Louise (Waters) McLean. She was a widow of her late husbands, John Clarence Williams and Binor Faison Jr.

Maggie was a longtime resident of Newburgh, New York –where she attended the House of Prayer. Her passion was fishing.

She was a beloved sister of 14 children; she is survived by Sammy McLean, Willie Waters, Rose Waters, Dorothy Fletcher; and she was predeceased by Mary Matthew, Betty Ruth Smith, Pauline Burt, John McLean, Paul McLean, James McLean, Rose Mary Forte, Kenny McLean, Joe Louis McLean and Joe Nathan McLean.

Maggie was a proud mother of 6 children: the late-Mary Thomas, Clarence Williams, Shirley Williams, Juanita Adotey, Binor Faison, and James Faison. She is also survived by a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces & nephews.

Maggie will always be remembered for her favorite quote to all: “It’s not goodbye, it’s I’ll see you later”

Her Family & Friends will gather on Wednesday, July 3, 2019 from 4-6 pm at the LIBBY FUNERAL HOME, 55 Teller Avenue, Beacon, NY. Maggie will be brought Home to North Carolina, and a Homing-Going Burial Service will be held on Saturday, July 6, 2019 at the DAFFORD FUNERAL HOME 707 E. Edgerton St., Dunn, NC followed by interment in the family plot in McNeill Cemetery on Christmas Tree Road, Dunn, NC.

The family entrusted arrangements to the care of the LIBBY FUNERAL HOME of Beacon, NY and the DAFFORD FUNERAL HOME of Dunn, NC. To offer a message of condolence or share a fond memory of Maggie with her family, please visit:

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  1. Brown Family says:

    To the family of Ms.Maggie, you are all in our thoughts at this difficult time. No doubt her parting has left a deep crater but you will fill it with memories of joy and laughter that you had with your mom. She has touched many souls. She was a beautiful woman inside and out. Her legacy lives on.

  2. Bruce Davis says:

    Our condolences to Binor and the Faison Family. May God help all of you to find peace and strength during your time of grieving. Love you, Bruce Davis and family

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