James A. Maddock
PALM BEACH, Fla. - James Andrew Maddock, 70, of Palm Beach and Salisbury, N.C., died Saturday, Feb. 3, 2007, at his home after battling cancer with God's help for 25 years. He went home to be with the Lord.
Mr. Maddock was born May 5, 1936, in Chicago, Ill., a son of Mrs. Allison Fleitas of Palm Beach and the late Paul L. Maddock Sr. He was educated in the Palm Beach County schools, Stanton Military Academy and Brown University in Providence, R.I.
Mr. Maddock retired as a stockbroker with UBS after 46 years. He was the former president and vice president of the Old Guard Society in Palm Beach.
He loved animals and was an avid golfer. At different times, he was the men's golf club champion at both the Everglades Club and the Lake Placid Club. He served for a number of years on the golf committee at Palm Beach Par 3.
He had attended First Freewill Baptist Church in China Grove, N.C.
In addition to his mother, survivors are his wife, Mrs. Brenda Black Maddock, whom he married April 2, 1988; daughter Nicole Costanza-Harvey of Salisbury; Brenda's adopted daughter, Donna Kirk of Salisbury; brothers Paul Maddock Jr. and Jeffery Paul Maddock of Palm Beach, Fla., and Sydney Bradford Maddock of Buxton; sisters MiMi McMakin and Peggy Maddock of Palm Beach, Fla., Suzanne Sullivan of Westwood, Mass., and Linda Wilhelm of Florida. Two granddaughters also survive, Jordan Costanza and Greyson Harvey, and stepmother Mrs. Paul Lacoste Maddock Sr. of West Palm Beach, Fla.; and nieces and nephews Paul Maddock III, Charles Maddock, Phoebe Kemble, Celerie Cury and Melissa Wilhelm.
Services: A Memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday at First Freewill Baptist Church, 405 S. Bostian St. China Grove, conducted by the Rev. Ted Davis, pastor. Another Memorial Service will be held at 12 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 17, at the home of a sister and brother-in-law, MiMi and Leigh McMakin at 549 N. Lake Trail, Palm Beach, Fla. Inurnment will be at the Bethesda By The Sea Church in Palm Beach.
Memorials: Memorials may be made to American Heart Association, 222 S. Church St., Suite 303, Charlotte, NC 28203.
Powles Funeral Home is assisting the Maddock family. Online condolences may be made at www.powlesfunerahome.com
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Published by Salisbury Post on Feb. 6, 2007.