Elliott "Spike" Maynard




Age: 71


Summary: former West Virginia Supreme Court justice who had lost a 2006 re-election bid a few months after photos of him vacationing on the French Riviera with former Massey Energy chief executive officer Don Blankenship before voting with the majority in a 3-2 decision reversing a $76 million judgment against Massey.



Cause of Death: Undisclosed causes


Born: December 8, 1942


Died: May 1, 2014


Location: Charleston, West Virginia