Jerry Lynn Maxwell, 63, went to his heavenly home November 10, 2016 in the VA Hospital, Amarillo, Texas after a short illness surrounded by his loved ones. Graveside services, with Military Honors, will be 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, November 15, 2016 in the Mexia City Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be 6-8 Monday, November 14, 2016 at Blair-Stubbs Funeral home. Jerry was born in Wellington, Texas on August 2, 1953, the 6th son to Ernest & Opal Irene (Young) Maxwell. He married Diana Rodriquez in August 28, 1984 in Memphis, Texas. Jerry served his country proudly in the U. S. Navy as a Dental Tech. At the time of his death he was employed with Tyson Foods in Amarillo, Texas. His greatest joys were his children and grandchildren. Jerry was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Diana; daughter, Ashley Irene Maxwell; and son, Brian Lee Maxwell; and brothers, Ernest, Jr. and Johnny Maxwell. He is survived by two sons, Michael Garza and Steven Rodriguez and wife, Amy, of Mexia; daughter-in-law, Yesenia Maxwell, of Mexia; grandchildren, Madison, Jaley, and Emma Rodriguez, Elijah Garza, Brian Lee, Jr and Aaden Maxwell, all of Mexia; four brothers, Wayne Maxwell and wife, Shirley, Pittsburg, TX, Don Maxwell and wife, Marilyn, Mena, AR, Ernest Lee Maxwell and wife, Rita, Claremore, OK, and Harold Maxwell of Groesbeck; numerous nieces, nephews, and friends.
Monday, November 14th, 2016 6:00pm - 8:00pm, Blair-Stubbs Funeral Home
Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 10:00am, Mexia Cemetery