Billie Joyce Maxwell, 85, of Brownwood, was called home to Jesus Thursday March 16, 2018.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Jim Ben and Annie Bell Chapman; brothers, Robert and Jim Chapman; and sister Carol Erickson; husband Fred Maxwell Sr. of Brownwood ; and grandchildren Freddy Maxwell III, Jesse Rodney Maxwell Jr., and great-grandson Joseph David Atkins.

She is survived by her son, Fred Maxwell Jr. and his wife Mary Ann Maxwell of Corpus Christi; son, Jesse Maxwell and his wife Debbie Maxwell; and Joseph Daniel Maxwell of Brownwood; her grandchildren, Sarah Sales, Magan and Lily Maxwell, Brittany Maxwell, Elizabeth Olson, and Laurie Maxwell; and her great-grandchildren Marian and Max Sales, Laileigh Atkins, and Raelynn Olson.

A viewing will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 21 at Heartland Funeral Home in Early. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 22nd at Victory Life Church in Brownwood.