David J. Maxwell

David J. Maxwell, 71, beloved husband of Elaine Linnenkohl Maxwell, entered into rest Thursday, May 19, 2022, at AU Medical Center in Augusta, GA.

Memorial services will be held Sunday, May 29, 2022, at 3:00PM, from the Wesley United Methodist Church, 825 North Belair Road, Evans, GA 30809, with Pastor Greg Porterfield officiating.

Mr. Maxwell, son of the late Mae McCauley Maxwell and the late Harvey E. Maxwell, Sr., was born in Pittsburgh, PA. Mr. Maxwell was a graduate of Penn State University, where he was in the fraternal order of Sigma Nu. He moved to the Augusta area in the 1970s and worked in the hospitality industry, including the Continental Airport Hotel and Restaurant as general manager for many years.  He loved working in his yard and was so proud of his hundreds of gardenias and palm trees.  His excellent cooking skills will be missed by family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his stepson, Troy Bean and his brother, Bud Maxwell.  David is survived by his wife, Elaine Linnenkohl Maxwell; his sister-in-law, Miriam Linnenkohl Powell; his niece, Heather Eloy Powell and his special fur baby, Max.

David was a devoted member of Wesley United Methodist Church for twenty-six years. Honorary pall bearers will be the Wesley Celebration Choir and the Journey’s Sunday School Class.

The family will receive friends from 2:00PM, until time of service. If so desired, memorials may be made to Wesley Music Ministry.

Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, GA 30906.

4 responses to “David J. Maxwell”

  1. Dave was a great friend. We were both GM’ s in the hotel industry for a long time. My deepest sympathy to family and friends.
    See you in Heaven my friend ❤️

  2. God grant you peace, and blessings to your family and friends. We all have wonderful memories and fun times knowing you and you will be missed by everyone that knew you.

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