of Mountain Home, AR
September 15, 2021
Elton "Woody" L. Maynard passed away Wednesday September 15, 2021 at Kansas University Medical Center, Kansas City , Kansas with loved ones by his side. Elton was born October 2, 1952 to Eural and Ethel (Lance) Maynard. Elton married Gwen (Cockrum) McIntosh on March 7, 1990.Elton was a veteran of the United States Army and National Guard Reserves. He retired from Jorgenson Steel in Kansas City, Missouri. Later in retirement was a log hauler for dear friend Chad Byrd. Elton was a member of Clarkridge Church of Christ. He enjoyed singing and playing Bluegrass/Country/Gospel music with friends and family at Old Arkana School. Pheasant hunting and fishing were a favorite past time shared with many. Elton never met a stranger and had a gift of making you feel welcome and at ease. Elton is survived by his wife, Gwen, of 31 years. Six sons; Michael (Kristi) Maynard, Scotty Maynard, Dustin Maynard, Travis McIntosh, Justin McIntosh, Jason McIntosh. One daughter; Tonya (Duane) Buckridge. Numerous Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren. One sister; Penny Ledloe and several nieces and nephews with one special niece Brenda Files. A special thank you to Karen Cockrum for helping the family and Gwen throughout this time of loss. He was preceded in death by his parents and five sisters. Memorials may be made in his honor to Clarkridge Church of Christ or Quality Ridge Cemetery. The family is under the care of Roller Funeral Home.
Elton will be greatly missed. He was a great talented man. RIP
Pop, I wish I could put into words how much I'm gonna miss you. I don't know if anyone really knows the connection you and I had as Father and son. You were my rock when I need you to be. You were my best friend for life. We have had some really great times together. Between sports, music, fishing, and just everyday life, we knew how to have a good time together. You are and always will be my " Hero " whether you believe that or not. I'm gonna miss you soooo much. I love you more than you will ever know, and I am very, very proud to call you my Dad. You rest in piece now. And, I be with you again at some point. FISHIN IN THE SKY!!!!! Love you!!
We are so sorry for your loss.. With all of our love & p rayers are with each of you Sherman& BillieJean Rowden
Sweetheart I want you to know how much I love you and I don’t know how I will go on without you, my heart is absolutely broken into, you are,was and always will be the love of my life. Until we meet again I will forever kiss you goodnight. Love your wife Gwen
Gwen and family , so sorry you lost Elton. my love and prayers at this time.
I sure am going to miss you, Pop. Love you.
Very sorry for your loss. I Remember the night at lake of the Ozarks and You and your Dad singing country songs.You always enjoyed your fishing trips.🙏🏻
Gwen, & James ...My deepest sympathy to you both; Elton's passing leaves a painful void in your family I know. And I pray God's comfort fills your hearts through these difficult days.
I'm so sorry for your loss.... Elton was a great man and he will be missed by many. Sending My Thoughts and Prayers to all the family! Love you all ❤⚘
Thoughts and prayers Gwen.
We salute your veteran. Our condolences for your loss & gratitude for your loved one's service to our country. May your memories & God's love bring you peace, comfort & strength at this difficult time. Death leaves a heartache no one can heal but LOVE leaves a memory no one can steal.Death takes the body. God takes the soul. Our mind holds the memories. Our heart keeps the love. Our faith lets us know we will meet again someday.
Gwen, so sorry for your loss, he will b missed by so many, God Bless
Gwen & Travy I am so sorry for your loss! I know what Elton ment to you and how your hearts are breaking. I pray that you will find comfort in knowing he will open his eyes in the presence of the Lord and you will be reunited when the time is right! Also know you have many of us here who love you and will be praying for your peace!!
Gwen, It was so sad to learn of Elton's passing. Holding you and the Kids up in prayer.
We are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you. We Love You,Delmer and Teresa
How this breaks my heart . My favorite Tator buddy, My Heart goes out to you Gwen for your Loss. He was such a good man and fun to be around, Elton would do anything for you if he could. May He Rest In Peace until you get to see home again. My Prayers and Thoughts are with the family, Love you all.
So sorry to hear of your loss Gwen and Travis. My prayers are with you...
So sorry to hear may he rest in piece
Elton will be greatly missed he was one of my favorites at the va clinic rest in peace my friend