The dinner will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3907, located at 3800 W. Oak St. Cost of the dinner is $8, which includes spaghetti with meat sauce, green salad, garlic bread, choice of beverage (tea, soda, water or Kool-aid™) and dessert.
Maddux served nine years in the Marine Corps.
A silent auction will be held as well as a raffle for a hunting pack and a dinner and movie for two. Tickets are $1 each.
A fund also has been set up at Austin Bank on Loop 256 in Palestine to receive donations. Other fund-raisers also are planned including a pancake breakfast in November. For more information, call Nancy Maddux at 903-764-8126 or Angela Morey at 903-705-2450.