Carl Franklin Maddox Jr.


Carl Franklin Maddox Jr., 68, of Trafalgar, passed away Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015.

Carl was born to the late Carl F. Maddox Sr. and Joyce (Conaway) Maddox on Jan. 27, 1947, in Savannah, Georgia.

Carl married his wife, Lisa (Thaxton) Maddox, 29 years ago; and together they built a beautiful family.

He loved shooting pool, watching his kids play sports and going to the beach; and his favorite team was the Indianapolis Colts.

Carl worked at Arvin North American Auto for several years before joining Overton and Sons, where he later retired as a buyer.

Carl belonged to Fair Haven Christian Church.

Carl is survived by his wife, Lisa; sons, Zach and Chad; twin daughters, Hannah and Heather; sister, Sheila (Ralph) Wright of Georgia; brother, Michael (Annette) Maddox of Georgia; nephews, John “Mickey” Danielson and Josh, Jereme and Jason Thaxton; brother-in-law, Les (Lisa) Thaxton; mother-in-law, Delores “Squeege” Thaxton; uncle, Jimmy (Sara) Conaway of Georgia; aunt, Neel Bobzean of Ohio; and aunt, Brenda (Archie) Lloyd of Colorado.

A celebration of life will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Flinn & Maguire Funeral Home, 2898 N. Morton St. (U.S. 31 North) in Franklin, with calling starting at 10 a.m. Pastor Jeff Johnson will conduct the service.

Memorial contributions to be made to Maddox Family Fund, c/o Mutual Savings Bank, P.O. Box 124, Trafalgar, IN 46181; or Fair Haven Christian Church, P.O. Box 320, Trafalgar, IN 46181.

Friends and family can sign Carl’s online guestbook at