OBITUARY

Junius Earl Maynard

November 24, 1940October 28, 2018
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Junius "Earl" Maynard, 77, of Sampson County, formerly of the Carpenter Community in Cary, passed away Sunday, October 28, 2018 at UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill, NC.

Earl was born November 24, 1940 in Wake County to the late Walter and Eva Maynard. After graduating Apex High School he followed his passion as a carpenter, building homes in the Triangle area for over 50 years. Earl was a lifelong fisherman and rabbit hunter. He enjoyed life fully and never missed an opportunity to dance to country music.

He was preceded in death by his son, Ricky; brother, Alton; and sister Katie Sue.

Earl is survived by his wife of 24 years, Lillie Chappell; sons, Donald Ray Maynard and Christopher Daniel Maynard (Alison); step-sons, Christopher Chappell (Emily) and Michael Chappell; sisters, Martha Mitchell; Kitty Lou Pope (Charles) brother, Eugene Maynard (Anna); and many loving grandchildren, Lydia Elyse Chappell, Christopher William Maynard, Alexander Chase Maynard and Joshua Ryan Maynard.

A funeral service will be held 2pm Saturday, November 3, 2018 at Good Hope Baptist Church, 6630 Good Hope Church Road, Cary, NC 27519. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends 6-8pm Friday, November 2, 2018 at Apex Funeral Home, 550 W. Williams St, Apex, NC 27502.

Memorials may be made to Good Hope Baptist Church.

Condolences may be sent to www.ApexFuneral.net

  • FAMILY

  • Earl is survived by his wife of 24 years, Lillie Chappell; sons, Donald Ray Maynard and Christopher Daniel Maynard (Alison); step-sons, Christopher Chappell (Emily) and Michael Chappell; sisters, Martha Mitchell; Kitty Lou Pope (Charles) brother, Eugene Maynard (Anna); and many loving grandchildren, Lydia Elyse Chappell, Christopher William Maynard, Alexander Chase Maynard and Joshua Ryan Maynard. He was preceded in death by his son, Ricky; brother, Alton; and sister Katie Sue.
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Daryl Fisher
  • Harold Howard
  • Andy Jackson
  • Dr. Eugene Maynard, Jr.
  • Ralph Mills
  • Joey Mitchell
  • DONATIONS

  • Good Hope Baptist Church

Services

  • Visitation Friday, November 2, 2018
  • Funeral Service Saturday, November 3, 2018
REMEMBERING

Junius Earl Maynard

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Kitty Pope

November 2, 2018

Earl shared so much joy and happiness. He loved all aspects of life.

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FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY

Biography

Junius "Earl" Maynard, 77, of Sampson County, formerly of the Carpenter Community in Cary, passed away Sunday, October 28, 2018 at UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill, NC.

Earl was born November 24, 1940 in Wake County to the late Walter and Eva Maynard. After graduating Apex High School he followed his passion as a carpenter, building homes in the Triangle area for over 50 years. Earl was a lifelong fisherman and rabbit hunter. He enjoyed life fully and never missed an opportunity to dance to country music.

He was preceded in death by his son, Ricky; brother, Alton; and sister Katie Sue.

Earl is survived by his wife of 24 years, Lillie Chappell; sons, Donald Ray Maynard and Christopher Daniel Maynard (Alison); step-sons, Christopher Chappell (Emily) and Michael Chappell; sisters, Martha Mitchell; Kitty Lou Pope (Charles) brother, Eugene Maynard (Anna); and many loving grandchildren, Lydia Elyse Chappell, Christopher William Maynard, Alexander Chase Maynard and Joshua Ryan Maynard.

A funeral service will be held 2pm Saturday, November 3, 2018 at Good Hope Baptist Church, 6630 Good Hope Church Road, Cary, NC 27519. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends 6-8pm Friday, November 2, 2018 at Apex Funeral Home, 550 W. Williams St, Apex, NC 27502.

Memorials may be made to Good Hope Baptist Church.

Condolences may be sent to www.ApexFuneral.net