Services for Mr. Larry G. Mayes of Conehatta will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, July 22, 2013 in Milling Funeral Home Chapel of Sebastopol. Burial will follow in the Sulphur Springs Cemetery. Rev. Tommy Anderson and Rev. David Rives will officiate. Visitation will be held from 3:00 – 6:00 Monday, July 22, 2013 at Milling Funeral Home of Sebastopol. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to be made to the Sulphur Springs Cemetery Fund.
Mr. Mayes, 71, died Saturday, July 20, 2013 at Rush Foundation Hospital in Meridian.
His survivors include: Loving wife of 50 years, wed on July 19, 1963, Mrs. Margaret Mayes of Conehatta
2 Sons: Kenny Mayes and wife Stephanie of Conehatta & Kevin Mayes of Conehatta
3 Grandchildren: Meaghan Mayes and Vance Mayes both of Conehatta, and Reaghan Mayes Jenkins and husband Corbin of Kosciusko.
1 Brother: Gerald Mayes and wife Arlene of Baton Rouge, LA
2 nephews and 2 great-nephews
Mr. Mayes enjoyed working, especially on John Deere tractors.
He was preceded in death by his parents, S.B. and Chloedelle Mayes.
Pallbearers: Homer Goss, Johnny Baucum, Pat Taylor, Jamie Strickland, Mark Romaine, and Bert Gilmore.
Honorary Pallbearers: Charles MacEdwards, Truman Bishop, Car Arthur, Charlie Hardin, Sr., Sonny Loper, Bobby Moore, Jimmy Anthony and Bobby D. Leach.