Larry Don “Shorty” Maddox

Larry Don “Shorty” Maddox, 79 of Memphis died Monday, October 5, 2020 in Amarillo.
Memorial services took place at 2 p.m. Wednesday, October 7 in Robertson Funeral Directors Heritage Chapel in Memphis.

Cremation and arrangements were by Robertson Funeral Directors of Memphis.

Larry was born June 25, 1941 in Hall County to Henry and Gertie Maddox. He had been a lifetime resident of Hall County. He served as Hall County commissioner for several years and was looking forward to serving as Hall County commissioner again as of January 2021.

Shorty enjoyed going to the Old Fashion Freeze every morning, gardening and doing dirt work. He loved his family, especially his grandkids.

He was preceded in death by his parents; five brothers, James Maddox, William Maddox, Taner Maddox, Winfred Maddox and Benny Maddox; and three sisters, Margaret Lawhorn, Emma Jo Sims and Raye Bailey.

Survivors include his daughter Tammy Ivy of Amarillo; his sons, Terry Maddox of Amarillo and Donlee Maddox ofEstelline; two brothers, Gordon Maddox of Howardwick and Roy Maddox of Perryton; a sister Gaye Knox of Memphis; five grandchildren; and five great grandchildren.

The family request memorials be sent to the Fairview Cemetery Association, PO Box 265, Memphis, TX 79245.
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