Farris “Max” Maxwell, 78 passed away Saturday October 22, 2016 at home. He was the husband of Jean (Dias) Maxwell. Born in Danville, (Macon)Georgia he was a son of the late Addison and Nellie (Newton) Maxwell. Farris worked as a truck driver for F.D. McGinn, he was an avid, fisherman, reader and gardener. In addition to his wife he is survived by one son Farris S. Maxwell and his wife Cynthia of Scituate, one sister Shirley Maxwell, two grandchildren Miles C., and Peyton E. Maxwell, and many nieces and nephews. His funeral will be held on Saturday at 9:15 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 AM in Holy Name Church, Camp Street, Providence. Burial with Military Honors will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Friday 4-8 PM.