Dr. Raymond M. Maddox, 66, passed away Tuesday morning, March 31, 2015, at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital after a recent illness.
Ray was born June 10, 1948 in Valparaiso to Jim and Anne (Stout) Maddox. He was a graduate of Hartford City High School class of 1966, Taylor University in 1971 with his undergraduate studies in biology and chemistry, and graduated from Indiana University School of Dentistry in 1975.
He married Kay Akers on August 14, 1971 in New Castle and together they raised two children, Meredith and Matthew. Dr. Maddox practiced dentistry in Rushville and Hartford City until his recent illness.
He was past president of the Indiana Dental Association, delegate to the American Dental Association caucus 7th district, fellow of the American College of Dentists, fellow of the International College of Dentists, fellow of Pierre Fauchard Academy, president of the American College of Dentistry-Indiana Foundation, treasurer of the International College of Dentistry-Indiana Foundation, vice speaker of IDA House of Delegates, Parlimentarian of IDA House of Delegates.
Surviving are his wife of 43 years, Kay; a daughter, Meredith (Jay) Williamson of Fishers; a son, Dr. Matthew (Binnette) Maddox of Sun Prairie, Wis.;parents, Jim and Anne Maddox of Muncie; one grandson, Carter Maddox; and three granddaughters, Lily and Sophie Maddox, and Corrine Williamson; brother, Gary (Sharon) Maddox of Florida; sister, Melissa Rocco of Yorktown, and several nieces and nephews.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, April 3, 2015 in Grace United Methodist Church, 312 W. Washington St., with Rev. Dr. Gary Hall presiding. Burial will follow in Hartford City Cemetery.
Visitation will be held at Waters Funeral Home, 501 W. Washington St., Hartford City from 4-8 p.m. Thursday, and one hour prior to the service on Friday at the church. Online condolences may be sent to the family at: www.watersfuneralhomes.com.