William "Maynard" Abee Jr.
October 4, 1956 - July 18, 2021
William Maynard Abee Jr., 64, of Claremont, (known to his family and friends as Maynard), passed away unexpectedly at his residence Sunday, July 18, 2021.
He was born Oct. 4, 1956, in Catawba County, the son of the late William Maynard Abee Sr. and Peggy Lois Holbrook Abee. In addition to his parents, Maynard was preceded in death by a sister, Patricia Dugger.
Maynard attended Bandys High School, and was a retired auto mechanic. He loved working on cars and playing his guitar in his spare time. He loved his family and friends and was always willing to help any of them if they had a need. He will be remembered for his generous heart.
Those left to cherish his memory are his brother, Nathan Abee; and his children, James Matthew Abee and Heather Christine Punch; along with nieces, a nephew, and cousins.
A service to celebrate Maynard's life will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, July 23, at the Drum Funeral Home Chapel in Conover, with the Rev. William L. Kanupp officiating. Burial will follow at Providence Memorial Cemetery in Catawba. The family will receive friends from 1 to 1:45 p.m. at the funeral home, prior to the service.
Condolences may be sent to the Abee family at www.drumfh-conover.com
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Published by Hickory Daily Record on Jul. 21, 2021.