HAROLD D. MADDOX
Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in Hems Bros. Mortuary chapel in El Centro for Harold D. Maddox, 74, of El Centro, who died Wednesday in his home.
Burial will be in Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery in Point Loma.
Mr. Maddox was born July 10, 1927, in Fort Worth, Texas.
He graduated from Meloland School, Central Union High School in El Centro and Imperial Valley College. As a student body officer at Central, he helped to acquire the now famous "Victory Bell," and was quite proud of that accomplishment, according to family.
He served in the U.S. Navy from 1945-47 and was stationed on the USS Massachusetts and the USS Gilbert Islands. He married Martha Hunter in 1948.