January 11, 1937 ~ March 1, 2022
Born in: Buncombe County, NC
Resided in: Arden, NC
Maxine Metcalf Maynard, 85, passed away Tuesday, March 1, 2022.
Mrs. Maynard was born in Buncombe County to the late Rumbo and Christine Gosnell Metcalf. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Grover Ernest Maynard; one brother and three sisters.
Maxine was a member of Long Shoals Baptist Church. She graduated Cecil’s Business College with a degree in Accounting and retired from Cutler Hammer. She also worked many years at the Waffle House on Long Shoals Road as a Hostess. She loved clogging and singing and loved her family dearly especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
She is survived by her three children; Ronald Maynard, Sherry Heitmann (Dennis) and Brandon Maynard (Michelle); nine grandchildren, Chad, Hunter, Zachary, Taylor, Caylyn, Kelsey, Colton, Mason and Madison; eight great grandchildren, Sadie, Nash, Raelynn, Kinley, Ella, Hudson, Johannah and Harrison.
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm, Saturday, March 12, 2022 at Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service from 1:00 to 2:00 at the funeral home.
Burial will follow at Avery’s Creek Christian Church.