Theodora N. (Teddy) Maddox
JEFFERSONVILLE – Theodora Nicas (Teddy) Maddox, 86, of Main Street passed away Sunday at her residence.
Services will be held Saturday, February 6 at 11:00 am at Jeffersonville Baptist Church. Burial to follow in the Jeffersonville City Cemetery. Rev. Robert Rogers will officiate.
Mrs. Maddox was born in Allentown, Pennsylvania, the daughter of the late William Nicas and Angelique Thomas Nicas Isenberger, and stepdaughter of Elmer M. Isenberger. She was a graduate of Moravian Seminary in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, where she was Student Government President and Miss Seminary 1947. She graduated from The College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia, in 1951 where she was President of the Omicron Beta chapter of Chi Omega Sorority, a member of the William and Mary choir and was inducted into Mortar Board Honor Society. Miss Teddy was a member of the Jeffersonville Baptist Church, the TEL Sunday school class and longtime volunteer children, youth and adult Choir Director. She also was a member of Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church in Macon.
For years Miss Teddy was also the volunteer music director for Jeffersonville Elementary School and later retired as Office Manager for the Twiggs County Farm Bureau and Agent for the Farm Bureau Service Company.
Survivors include her husband James Garland Jim Maddox, daughter Laura Angelique Angela Maddox (Richard) Hicks, III, son James Garland Jimmy (Melinda) Maddox, Jr., grandchildren: Christopher James Maddox, Anna Garland Maddox, Austin Davis Maddox, Harbor Nicole Hicks and Richard Bailey Hicks, IV, and sisters Chrysula Nicas (Kenneth) Tobias of Los Angeles, California, and Georgene Nicas (Robert) Lindsey, Jr. of Reno, Nevada.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 pm Friday, February 5, at Reece Funeral Home.
Miss Teddy was devoted to Jeffersonville Baptist Church to which friends are invited to make donations in lieu of flowers.
Reece Funeral Home in Jeffersonville had charge of arrangements.