Lucy Mays, 82, of Lexington died March 7


Lucy Lucille Kyle Mays, 82, of Lexington died Tuesday, March 7, 2017, at her home.

Born May 25, 1934, in Amherst, she was a daughter of the late Eppie Kyle and Sally Douglas Kyle.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William Paxton Mays Sr.; one son, William Paxton Mays Jr.; and one grandson, Travis Jermaine Jackson.

Mrs. Mays was a member of the Randolph Street United Methodist Church and the last surviving member of her immediate family.

Surviving are her three daughters, Terese C. Mays of Charlotte, N.C., Madelyn E. Jackson of Fayetteville, N.C., and Dinah M. Bartlett of Natural Bridge; one son, Roosevelt W. Richardson of Harrisonburg; four grandchildren; and five great- grandchildren.

A funeral will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday, March 18, at the Harrison Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Reginald Early officiating. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery.  Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.


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