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Maynard Tingley, Sr.

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“Dave and I treasure the memories of Uncle Maynard's stories - stories he swore up and down were the truth - we called 'em tall tales!! God tells us...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Jean Tidd - Hodgdon, ME - Niece

“R I P Uncle Maynard..You will be missed by many. Thoughts and prayers to the whole family. ”
2 of 12 | Posted by: Sue Hoyt - Surprise, AZ

“Maynard and Hattie were loving caring dorm parents. Byron and I were privileged to have been there at that time. We will always charish those...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Lorna Outten - Greenwood, DE

“A super Uncle thinking of all the good times I had staying at your house. Love and Miss you R.I.P Barbara White ”
4 of 12 | Posted by: Barbara White - Smyrna Mills, ME

“we are thinking and praying for you folks trust in Jesus he will be there with you ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: darrell and beth - hodgdon, ME

“There are no words to express my feelings concerning the loss of my father. But he is where he has wanted to be for a long time now and that new,...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Jan Messick - Lincoln, DE

“we have missed you since you left Florida, always there with a helping hand we will see you again in heaven our prayers are with all the family ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Arden & Karen MacGeorge - FL

“To the Tingley family: So sorry to hear of the passing of Maynard he will be sadly missed by all you knew him. I enjoyed the time I knew him and his...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Paula Benson - Mars Hill, ME

“Donna, I am so sorry for the passing of your father. He's not gone forever, he's now just waiting for you in heaven. ”
9 of 12 | Posted by: JAMES NEGRI - Bridgewater, NJ

“We are praying for the family. We wish we could be with you at this time but know we will be here praying Christs peace flood the Tingley clan. ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: Daniel and Linda Fraser - ME

“I love you Papa. I will miss you each and every day. Thank you for all of the memories and the laughs. Love Kristy, Kaylei, Tylor and Xavier. ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: Kristy Nichols - Littleton, ME

“Our deepest sympathies to the family and our thoughts and prayers are with you Aunt Renee. May your memories comfort you in your time of sorrow. ...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Vickey and Paul Meyers - Brogue, PA


Maynard Tingley, Sr., 81, of Petersburg, WV, passed away at his home on November 21, 2012.
Born in Monticello, ME on April 21, 1931, Maynard was the son of the late Walter and Georgia Ellen Miller Tingley and was raised in Littleton, ME. He was a carpenter by trade, and was also a talented builder, having built his own homes in West Virginia and Florida, as well as building projects for others. Maynard was a truck driver in Maine for 37 years before moving to Elkton where he worked as a groundskeeper at Spirit and Life Church for many years. He was an avid hunter and was a member of the Church of God of Upper Tract, WV.
He is survived by his wife, Irene S. Tingley of Petersburg, WV; two sons, Maynard Tingley, Jr. of Houlton, ME and Luther Tingley of Elkton, MD; 3 daughters, Carolyn McCarty of Elkton, MD, Jan Messick of Lincoln, DE and Donna Bell of Middletown, DE; 5 step children, 15 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren; 4 great great grandchildren; 5 sisters and 2 brothers. He was preceded in death by his first wife Hattie who died in 1986 as well as 5 brothers and a sister.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday November 28, 2012 at R.T. Foard Funeral Home, P.A., 259 East Main St., Elkton, MD 21921. Friends and family may call at the funeral home beginning at 10:00 a.m. Burial will be in Gilpin Manor Memorial Park.