Mr. Robert S Maxwell

April 9, 1944May 10, 2018

1st SGT. Robert “Bob” Stephen Maxwell (Ret.), 74, of Hixson, went home to be with the Lord on May 10, 2018. He was proceeded in death by his father, Dr. Kermit Y. Maxwell, mother, Evelyn Maxwell; brother, Ronald Maxwell; grandson, Spencer Maxwell; and great grandson Gunner Broome. He is survived by his wife, Mary Maxwell; daughter, Jennifer (Guy) Broome, daughter, Stephanie (Jimmy) Norris; son, Bobby (Stacy) Maxwell; sister, Gina Crumbliss; brother, E. Gilmore Maxwell; eight grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren. Bob loved the Lord first and foremost, his family, friends, and his precious dog, Oscar. He proudly served his country for 28 years in the U.S. Army. He enjoyed fishing with his son, riding Harley’s, hunting, playing horseshoes at his daughter’s house, building bird houses, spending time with his family, and playing rummy with the love of his life, Mary. He will be deeply missed. The family will receive friends and family 12 to 2 p.m. Monday May 14, 2018 at Chattanooga Funeral Home North Chapel (Hwy 153). Funeral service will follow at 2:30 in the chapel with Pastor Brian Maxwell officiating. Arrangements are under the care of the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory and Florist, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson.


  • Visitation Monday, May 14, 2018
  • Funeral Service Monday, May 14, 2018

Mr. Robert S Maxwell

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Michaela Shelton

August 31, 2018

I hope this picture finds Bob's family. It maybe the very last one before he passed. This photo was taken April 28th, 2018, the day before Scott and I got married. It was taken by our photographer, who after talking to Bob for a little while, learned how much he cared about us as his neighbors and wanted to get a picture.
After Bob passed away, I realized that since we lived in TN for 2 years, we never had a picture with him. So I was so happy to see this when we finally got the wedding photos back. I wanted to give this photo to the family, but I dont have any way of contacting them and had no luck searching on Facebook. If anyone sees this, please inform the family that it is here. Thank you. I think of you often Bob. Thanks for being a true friend.
Love Scott and Michaela Shelton

Archie Etherton,

May 15, 2018

When I started out in the Dayton, NG unit in the mid 70s. One of the first NCO that I got acquainted with was Bob who I have always considered to be a friend. I left the unit and went on to OCS and graduated and when I returned to the unit, the first NCO to recognize my 2Lt bars was none other than Bob. He quickly rendered a salute
He was the first. I then approached Bob and as a time honored tradition, I
Presented Bob with a Silver Dollar and explained the tradition. Bob was sincerely touched by its history. The last time that I talked with Bob he told me that he still had the Silver Dollar and would never forget where it came from and the traditional values behind it.
Bob was a professional solider and true patriot and above all a real friend. Bob truly cared about each and every one of us. I and sorry to hear of Bob's passing. My thoughts and prayers are now with the family. Rest in Peace Bob.
Your friend
Archie Etherton Sr.

Mitzi (Welch) Boyd

May 14, 2018

What a sweet Family! Jennifer and I were friends growing up and my mother was friends with Mary. I am sincerely sorry for your loss! "Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted." Matthew 5:4

Buster Miller

May 13, 2018

I worked with Bob at Sequoyah Nuclear ⚛ plant what a guy one of the most unselfish individuals I've had the pleasure of working with. He never bragged or boasted about his military life I didn't even know he was a Sargeant. Hate to see you go Bob rest in peace.

Stephanie Norris

May 12, 2018

Stephanie Norris

May 12, 2018

Thomas & Libby Widgeon

May 12, 2018

Sorry For Your Loss!
Jesus Loves Me!