David Maxwell

David L. "Max" Maxwell

SPRINGFIELD – David L. "Max" Maxwell, 58, passed away Saturday, February 16, 2013, at his home.

He was born in Paducah, KY on April 5, 1954, to Charles and Ina (Dickenson) Maxwell.

Max was a resident of Springfield for most of his life. He graduated from Springfield High School and received his Bachelor's Degree from Western Illinois University. He retired from CWLP as a maintenance supervisor. He enjoyed fishing and was an avid St. Louis Cardinals and San Francisco 49ers fan. He was of the Methodist faith.

Max is survived by a brother, Jim (Christina) South of Colorado and a nephew, Paul Lanier of Springfield.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Sue Maxwell.

Honoring Max's wishes, cremation rites will be accorded and no services will be held.

Memorial contributions may be made to the .

Visit www.vancilmurphy.com to offer your condolences.

Published in The State Journal-Register on Feb. 20, 2013