TECUMSEH – Irene Maddox, age 92, of Tecumseh, passed away peacefully on January 16, 2018, in her home surrounded by her loving husband and three children.
She was born February 17, 1925 in Mitchell County, NC to Seth and Mary (Miller) Hughes. She attended school in Tipton Hills, NC. She married Allen Glen Maddox in Napoleon, OH on June 26, 1948 and he survives. She had been a resident of the Adrian area since 1947.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by; two daughters, Diane (Armando) Lopez of Vail, AZ and Kathy Detloff of Tecumseh; a son, Dale (Ronda) Maddox of Tecumseh; three brothers, Bill (Nancy) Hughes of Mountain City, TN, Smith (Regina) Hughes, and Dennis Hughes of Green Mountain, NC; two sisters, Dorothy (Clifford) Barnett and Mildred (Paul) Peterson of Green Mountain, NC; four grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren, 3 step great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, two sisters, and a grandson.
Visitation for Irene will be held on Saturday, January 20, 2018, from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian. A graveside service will be held on Saturday, January 20, 2018, at 1:30 p.m. at Lenawee Hills Memorial Park, Adrian with Pastor Linda Farley officiating.
There are not enough words to show our gratitude to the loving care provided by Hospice of Lenawee with a very special thanks going to Gloria Brooks. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Lenawee. Envelopes are available at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian.