Posted: Wednesday, February 23, 2011 2:07 pm
The Messenger, February 23, 2011
Danny O’Neal Mays, 60, of Dyersburg died Feb. 22, 2011, at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. He was the father of LaWanda Alfred of South Fulton and the brother of Edward Mays of Kenton.
Graveside services were set for 1 p.m. today at Macedonia Cemetery near Kenton, with the Rev. Mac Daniels officiating and Johnson-Williams Funeral Home in Newbern is in charge of arrangements.
He was born Aug. 12, 1950, in Adamsville, son of the late James Warren and Altie Mae (Jones) Mays. He had been a pipe fitter and a steel mill employee.
Survivors also include another daughter, Rachel Waltor of Yorkville, Mo.; two sisters, Evelyn Butler of Dyersburg and Cleo Whitley of Adamsville; another brother, Leon Mays of Newbern; and five grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by two sisters, Naomi Hockaday and Peggy Morris; and his brother, Paul Mays.
Friends may sign online condolences at www.johnson-williamsfuneralhome.com.