Richard E. Maxwell, Jr. CHARLOTTE - Mr. Richard E. Maxwell, Jr., 51, of Charlotte, NC. departed this life on July, 2, 2012, to be with God, after a long battle with liver Cancer. Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, July 7, 2012 at First United Presbyterian Church, 201 E. 7th Street, Charlotte, NC 28202. The family will receive friends at 11:00 am at the church, followed by the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity special rites at 11:30am. Service will begin at 12noon. Interment will follow at Oaklawn Cemetery. Richard began his career upon graduating from More-house College and Atlanta Law School in Atlanta, GA. Richard is survived by his wife, Geraldine; Son, Richard, III; Mother, Minnie Maxwell; Grandmother, Ethel Maxwell; Uncles, Frank Gadsden, John Charles Maxwell, Luther Maxwell, and a host of cousins and friends. A.E. Grier and Sons, 2310 Statesville Ave is serving the Maxwell family.
Published in Charlotte Observer on July 5, 2012