Talibah LaShae Maxwell-Gaines was born October 29th in Waco, TX to Paul & Evelyn Maxwell. She’s a graduate of Robinson High School and attended Langston University and the Dallas Institute of Funeral Service. She began her funeral service career in 1998 at W.H. Littles & Sons Mortuary in Waco, TX. She then went on to serve throughout McLennan, Navarro, Ellis, Travis and Dallas counties.
Talibah’s involvement in community and civic organizations include: Knights & Ladies of Peter Claver Catholic Fraternal Organization, Order of Eastern Stars, Heroines of Jericho Court #18, Independent Funeral Directors Association, and Cen-Tex African Chamber of Commerce. And proudly serves as a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, as well as musician at Toliver Chapel Baptist Church in Waco,TX.
She’s been married to her husband Keith Gaines for 2 years, and they enjoy attending religious activities, sporting events and playing church league softball.