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Joshua "Josh" Edwin Maynor

January 2, 1982 ~ June 2, 2020 (age 38)


Joshua “Josh” Edwin Maynor, age 38, of Pittsboro, died Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at UNC Hospital.

Josh was born in Lee County, NC on January 2, 1982 to Scott Maynor and Gayle James Maynor of Sanford, NC.

He is also survived by his wife Liz Barber Maynor of Pittsboro, brother; Steve Maynor and wife Adrian of Bear Creek, Mother-in-law and father-in-law Ricky and Lou Byrd of Holden Beach, NC, brother-in-laws; Lance Barber and wife Daina Barber of Swansboro, NC, Logan Barber and fiancé Stacie Morris of Phoenix, Arizona, Landis Barber of Raleigh, two sister-in-laws; Hannah Lee and husband Rick of Newton Grove, NC, Morgan Jackson and husband Art of Rose Hill, NC, four nieces; Riley Maynor, Remi Maynor, Rhetta Maynor, and Kylie Barber, and two nephews; Knox Barber and Jacob Lee.

He is preceded in death by his Paternal Grandparents Dale and Ruth Maynor and Maternal Grandparents Bill and Billie Faye James.

The Funeral Service will be held Saturday, June 6, 2020 at 11AM at Emmaus Baptist Church Gymnasium with Rev. Ray Gooch presiding. Burial will follow at Brown’s Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery with honors provided by The North Carolina State Highway Patrol Honor Guard. Wearing a mask is at your discretion. Alternatively, you will be able to listen to the service from your vehicle’s radio, 88.3 FM, in the church parking lot.

In lieu of flowers, a Memorial Fund has been established at the NC State Employee’s Credit Union in the name of Liz Barber to assist with medical and funeral expenses or Browns Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund c/o Teresa Farrell P.O. Box 1048 Pittsboro, NC 27312.

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Funeral Service
June 6, 2020

11:00 AM
Emmaus Baptist Church Gymnasium
2428 Silk Hope Gum Spring Road
Pittsboro, NC 27312


Browns Chapel UMC Cemetery
355 Chicken Bridge Road
Pittsboro, NC 27312


Brown's Chapel UMC Cemetery Fund c/o Teresa Farrell
P.O. Box 1048, Pittsboro NC 27312

Memorial Fund in the name of Liz Barber at State Employee's Credit Union
35 Industrial Park Drive, Pittsboro NC 27312

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