David Maxey, 80, went to be with our Lord on Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013, in Decatur. Funeral: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Cornerstone Baptist Church in Decatur, Brother Monty Martin, Dr. Cecil Rice Maxey, Dr. Clyde Spain Jr. and Ron Fox officiating. Interment: Oaklawn Cemetery. Pallbearers will include David Paul Addington, Kasey Ray Swan I, Colby Addington, Kagen Elenburg, Merrick Addington, Kane Elenburg and Jeff Lewis. Memorials: Expressions of sympathy may be made to Cornerstone Baptist Church, Box 166, Decatur, Texas 76234. David was born May 1, 1933, in Boyd to Jack William Maxey and Irene Agnes Wallis Maxey-Nuchols. He was united in marriage to Alma Lea Spain on March 30, 1956, in Decatur and was married 51 years at her death April 21, 2007. David was also preceded in death by his brother, Billy Maxey, and sister, Mary Maxey. David was owner of Wise County Equipment, formerly Maxey Implement, for over 30 years. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War
and was a member of Cornerstone Baptist Church. Survivors: Left behind to cherish his memory are his daughters, Phyllis Elenburg and husband, Brad, and Becky Swan and husband, Ken, all of Jacksboro, and Joy Howell and husband, Mark, of Decatur; brothers, Jackie Maxey of Decatur, Cecil Maxey of Huntington Beach, Calif., and Benny Maxey of Midland; sister, Betty Black of Cleburne; grandchildren, David Paul Addington and wife, Casey, Colby and Merrick Addington, Kasey Ray Swan I and wife, Stephanie, and Kori Lewis and husband, Jeff, and Kagen, Keili and Henry Kane Elenburg; great-grandchildren, Davy and Maddy Addington, Kasey Ray Swan II and Kyler Swan, Radford Benton Lewis and Maxey Lea Lewis; special nephew, Ricky Maxey of Decatur; and special caregiver, Robin Griffeth of Decatur.