News From Terre Haute, Indiana

February 1, 2013

Robert G. Maxwell


---- — Robert G. Maxwell, 92, of Terre Haute, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, at Cobblestone Crossing Health Campus. He was born Jan. 22, 1921, in Knightsville, to William and Clara Maxwell.

He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, and retired from Conrail Railroad as a purchasing agent. He was a member of Euclid Masonic Lodge 517 Free & Accepted Masons, Transportation Communications International Union, and a member of Maplewood Christian Church.

Robert was preceded in death by his first wife, Esther Murl Maxwell; second wife, Genevieve Maxwell; and a daughter, Sharon Jean Jones. Robert is survived by his daughters, Linda Akers, Myrna Easton and husband Randy, and Debra McCullough and husband Dewey; seven grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be Monday, Feb. 4, 2013, at 11 a.m. in Mattox-Wood Funeral Home, 4660 N. Lafayette Ave., with visitation Sunday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.  Officiating will be Pastors Brett Wilson and Steve Rundel. Burial will be at Roselawn Memorial Park. Online condolences can be made at: