Maddox, Robert A. "Bob"

Maddox, Robert A. "Bob" Age: 81

Passed Away: 2011-01-23

Funeral Home:

Robert A. “Bob” Maddox, 81, of Stockbridge, died Sunday, Jan. 23, 2011. He was born July 19, 1929 in Bessemer, Ala., to the late Oscar Perry and Sarah Elizabeth Lee Maddox. Mr. Maddox was also preceded in death by his son, Alan Mark Maddox. He was a Korean War Veteran who attained the rank of Master Sergeant. He later served in the reserves as First Lieutenant. He was a member of McDonough First United Methodist Church, in McDonough, which he loved to attend. Bob was a Mason and Shriner. He was a Chrysler dealer in Forest Park, Union City, Ga., Dallas, Ga., and Savannah, Ga. He also owned a dodge dealership in Augusta. Bob was an avid golfer and a member of the Georgia Senior Golfers Association. He belonged to a number of clubs over the years. He was the past president of the Clayton County Chamber of Commerce. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Anita Kaylor Maddox, of Stockbridge; sons, David L. Maddox, of Hapeville, Greg (Sally) Maddox, of Locust Grove; daughter, Robin (Allen) Haney, of Fayetteville; daughter-in-law, Peggy Maddox, of Augusta; grandchildren, Kelly Winn Haney, Sarah Elizabeth Haney, Kaylor Main Maddox, William McClain Maddox, Robert Greg Maddox II, and Connor Nicklaus Maddox. Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m., on Sunday, Jan. 30, at First United Methodist Church, in McDonough, with Rev. Dana Everhart, Rev. David Maddox and Rev. Mike Broome, ll officiating. The family will receive friends Sunday, Jan. 30, one hour prior to the service at First United Methodist Church, in McDonough. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested memorials be made to the First United Methodist Church, McDonough, Building Fund, 151 Macon St., McDonough, Ga. 30253. Those who wish, may sign the online guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, (770) 914-1414, is in charge of arrangements.