March 23, 1938 – June 13, 2021
Walter “Walt” Paul Maynard, 83, died on Sunday June 13, 3021.
A memorial service for his life will be held on Saturday, June 19, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. at Hanes-Lineberry Sedgefield Chapel, 6000 West Gate City Blvd. held. in Greensboro. He will be buried at a later date in Salisbury National Cemetery in Salisbury, NC. There, in the funeral home, the family will receive friends immediately after the funeral service.
Walt was born in Middleton, Ohio to the late Walter Hopkins Maynard and Mary Arulalean Maynard and was a member of the Christ United Methodist Church. He served in the United States Navy and graduated from the University of Kentucky with a bachelor’s degree. Walt worked in the field for Armco, Inc .; Sales to Carolina Steel; was general contractor for Bluegrass Builders in Greensboro; and later became a real estate agent for Allen Tate Realtors. He was a member of the Gate City Lions Club, an outdoor enthusiast, loved boating and fishing, and collected fishing tackle, as well as postage stamps and antique weapons. Walt was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, and friend who was loved by many and will be missed by everyone who knew him.
Those he remembered include his wife, Bobbie Maynard; Sons Rob Maynard and his Deanne and Matt Maynard and his wife Jen; his grandsons Hayleigh, Ryder, Parker, and Gweny; along with other extended family and friends.
Online condolences at www.hanes-lineberryfhsedgefield.com.
Published by Greensboro News & Record on June 18, 2021.