ABERDEEN, Ohio | Gerald Wilford (Jay) Maxey Jr., 53, died Thursday, July 11, 2013, at the Care Center at Kenton Pointe.
Jay was born in Cincinnati on Oct. 29, 1959, to the late Gerald and Laura Barrett Maxey.
He worked in hotel construction and hung drywall.
Survivors include his wife, Barbara Wagner Maxey; one son, Gerald Funston of Elsmere; one daughter, Amanda Funston of Bethel, Ohio; two stepsons, Shannon Wagner and his wife, Robin of Aberdeen, and Juan Avery of Maysville; three sisters, Deanna Brandenburg of Maysville, Dianna Ladenburger of Georgetown, and Esta Weaver of Florence; and 17 grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Jason Powers, Jerry Martin and Richard Allen Maxey.
Jay's family will be holding a celebration of his life at his residence at 1144 U.S. 52, Aberdeen on Saturday, July 13, 2013, beginning at 4 p.m., for any friends or family who would like to stop in and pay their respects.
Condolences may be left at www.brellandson.com