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Maxie Barbieri


ORANGEBURG - Funeral services for Maxie Johnson Barbieri, 84, of Orangeburg, S.C. will be held at 11 o’clock a.m., Wednesday, June 19, 2024 in the Folk Funeral Home Chapel, Williston, S.C. with the Reverend Joseph Sanders officiating; burial will follow in the Williston Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home on Wednesday. Memorial contributions may be given to the Williston Cemetery, P.O. Box 367, Williston, S.C. 29853. 

Mrs. Maxie passed away on Sunday, June 16, 2024.

Born in Elko, S.C., she was a daughter of the late Manuel F. Johnson and Bertha Mae Carroll Johnson Burckhalter and was married to John Joseph Barbieri Sr. She was a homemaker.

Survivor include her loving husband, John Barbieri Sr. of 67 years; sons, John Joseph Barbieri Jr. of Towson, MD, Steven Floyd (Janice) Barbieri of Mt. Pleasant, S.C., and George Allen (Julia) Barbieri of Bamberg, S.C.; grandchildren, John Joseph Barbieri III, Diane Lee Barbieri (Zachary) Dixon, Gracie Barbieri, and Ashley Axson (Jason Drew); great-grandchildren, Shepherd, Tucker, Vivian Dixon and Danyele and Bryan Axson; brothers-in-law, Pete Grady of Williston, S.C. and Robert (Donna) Barbieri of St. Louis, MO; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Nina Grady.

Folk Funeral Home, Inc. and Crematory is assisting the family with arrangements. Visit the online registry at