James Maynard, age 82, of Ocala, Florida, passed away on July 11, 2023 at home. He was born on November 30, 1940 a son to the late Eller and Lottie (Moore) Maynard. In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by two brothers Homer and Dickey and two sisters Lucille and Justine. He leaves behind to cherish his memory his devoted wife of 63 years Doris (Ray) Maynard, two sons James Richard (Susanne) Maynard, Thomas Lee (Mary) Maynard, a sister Bessie, eleven grandkids, James A., Stacy, Tommie, Bradford, Jonathan, Charles, Christopher, Anthony, Amber, Madison,and Darrell Howard and six great grandkids Elizabeth, Sherry, Stella, Kellen, Decklan, and Greyson. A Memorial service has been scheduled for Saturday July 29, 2023 at 11:00am at Fellowship Baptist Church.