Monday, September 19, 2016

Obituary - Gerald Maxwell

 Gerald Maxwell
Gerald Wayne Maxwell, 77, of Clinton, Missouri died Sunday, September 18, 2016 at Clinton Healthcare and Rehabilitation. He was born June 3, 1939 in Urbana, Mo., the son of James Orville Maxwell and Helen Retha (Kinslow) Maxwell.

He married Rita Paulette Coffey on August 13, 1960 in Marshall, Mo. She survives of the home.

Gerald was employed as a truck driver for Clearfield Cheese in Clinton, Mo., Hull Trucking, Clinton, Mo., and then with Stinnett Trucking in Lowry City, Mo. He enjoyed motorcycle travel, camping, fishing, go-karts, and model airplanes.

In addition to his wife Paulette, he is survived by one son, Darrell Wayne Maxwell and wife Lesa, Marshall, Mo.; one daughter, Tina Marie Wolfe and husband David, Colfax, Iowa; six grandchildren, Kevin Wayne Sperry and wife Elizabeth, Dustin Lee Veach and wife Courtney, Joshua Wayne Maxwell, Britny Marie Maxwell, Levi Garrett Maxwell, and Jason Michael Maxwell; 7 great-grandchildren, Jesslyn Gibbs, Hunter Veach, Weston Veach, Bryson Veach, Emmitt Veach, Rayne Crist, and Raiden Crist; two brothers, Charles Wilbur Maxwell and Leland Earl Maxwell, both of Clinton, Mo.; one sister, Janice Marie Schumacher and husband Mike, South Dakota; one niece and one nephew. He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Harold Dee Maxwell; and one grandson, Jordy Allan Maxwell.Graveside services and interment will be at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, September 22, 2016 at the Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall, Mo. The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m., at the Bradley & Hadley Funeral Home, Clinton, Mo. The family suggests memorial gifts to the American Cancer Society, and these donations may be left in care of the funeral home