Born 9-12-1912 -- Died 1-7-2003
Faye Maynard, 90, of Thayer, daughter of the late Charles and Stella Williams Alford, was born Sept. 12, 1912, at Myrtle, Mo. and departed this life in her home Jan. 7, 2003. She was a member of the Thayer Church of Christ. On Feb. 1, 1931, she was married to Lloyd Maynard at Lapanto, Ark., and to this union three sons were born. He preceded her in death on Oct. 1, 1983.
Survivors include three sons -- Wayne Maynard of Sullivan, Ill., Blaine Maynard of West Memphis, Ark., and Joe Maynard of Fort Worth, Texas; two brothers -- Denton Alford of Thayer, and Ralph Alford of Springfield; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; and a host of nephews, nieces and friends.
She was preceded in death by her father and mother, her husband; three sisters -- Goldie Roy, Sylvia Byrd and Delphia Brewer.
Graveside services were Jan. 9 in the Cotton Creek Cemetery with Bro. Erman Croney officiating. Interment was in the Cotton Creek Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of Carr Montgomery Funeral Home of Thayer, Mo.