Mrs. Dorothy L. Maxwell, age 81, of Sugar Hill, GA and formerly of Columbus, MS passed away on Monday, June 7, 2010. She was preceded in death by her husband, Murray M. Maxwell; and grandson, Matthew James MacDougall. She is survived by: daughter, Brenda M. MacDougall, Sugar Hill, GA; grandchildren, Heather L. MacDougall, Statesboro, GA and Kimberly S. MacDougall, Sugar Hill, GA; sister, Justine Hamrick, Columbus, MS; brother-in-law, Leon Gordan, Columbus, MS; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Mrs. Maxwell was born October 8, 1928. She resided in Columbus, MS and was a homemaker. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Columbus, MS. Graveside service will be held at the Memorial Gardens in Columbus, MS. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society in memory of Dorothy L. Maxwell. Local arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133,