WAKE FOREST - Clay Jacob "Butch" Maulden, Jr., 70, of Wake Forest, died Saturday, March 8, 2014.
He was born in Durham County and was the son of the late Pattie Elizabeth McBroom Maulden and Clay Jacob Maulden, Sr. Butch was a graduate of Durham High School and of Lees-McRae College. He also studied at the University of Minnesota
and was retired from Kiddie Aerospace as an Aerospace Engineer after 30 years of service. Butch was a veteran of the U.S. Army
and was an avid Duke fan. He loved genealogy and recently finished working on his family history.
A celebration of Butch's life will be held at 2 o'clock Tuesday afternoon, March 11, 2014 at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road, Wake Forest, NC 27587.
Butch is survived by his wife of 29 years, Gale Ball Maulden; children, Patrick Maulden and wife, Aimee, of Ohio, Allison Maulden of Alabama, Jamie Maulden of Durham, and C. Jacob Maulden, III of Wake Forest; sisters, Gretchen Williford and husband, Charles, of Burlington, Patsy Maulden McKinney and husband, Mike, of Burlington, and Jo Anne Reed and husband, Randy, of Timberlake; 3 grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and extended family.
Memorial contributions may be made in Butch's name to the
, 8300 Health Park, Suite 10, Raleigh, NC 27614.
Friends may visit with the family immediately following the service.
A service of Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 405 South Main Street, Wake Forest, NC. (919-556-5811)www.brightfunerals.com