Mr. Thomas Vance Maxon, age 86, resident of Hoovers Gap Road in Christiana, passed away on Saturday, August 20, 2011 at his residence. Born on January 6, 1925 in West Virginia. Mr. Maxon had been employed as a police officer and had retired from the Nashville International Airport where he was a guard. He was the husband of the late Ilene Green Maxon. He was a veteran having served in the United States Air Force. Mr. Maxon is survived by his children, Bruce Maxon, Phillip Maxon, Thomas Maxon and Sherry Martinez. Cremation Society of Tennessee is assisting the Maxon Family with arrangements.