PITTSBORO — Jason Keith Maynor, 39, died Thursday, April 7, 2011 at UNC Memorial Hospital. Jason was born in Durham County, but grew up in northern Chatham County and attended Pittsboro Schools, graduating in 1990 from Northwood High School.
Jason was born Sept. 26, 1971, the son of Pearl Thomas Maynor and the late Homer Wilson Maynor of Chapel Hill.
Jason entered the Army in 2003, and received the Combat Action Badge for serving under direct hostile fire during combat operation in Iraq while serving with the 172d Stryker Brigade Combat Team. He was honorably discharged in May 2007.
interment was in the Mt. Gilead Cemetery with a full military honors.
Active member of the post.
To better understand the sacrifice and combat team service of Jason, you are encouraged to view the video tribute to the 172nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team. Jason was confronted with combat situations 7/24 and he was preparing to return to combat duty when he fell ill.
We salute this fine young man who gave 100% to his country. He fought for you, he fought for me.