Leo Mays, Sr.

January 11, 1927 ~ July 9, 2020 (age 93)


Leo Mays, Sr., 93, of Oliphant Furnace, PA went home to be with The Lord on Wednesday, July 8, 2020 in his home with his loving wife and son by his side.  He was born into a family of seven children on January, 11, 1927 to the late Clem and Ida Shavers Mays in Georgiana, AL. 

Leo was a graduate of Brownsville High School.

He is predeceased in death by his siblings: Flora Williams, Gladys Cousins, Anna Bella, and Alonzo Mays.

Left to cherish his memory is his wife of 68 years, Betty Mays Tarpley; two sons: Leo Jr. of Detroit, MI and Vincent L. of Houston, TX; his youngest sister, Aseneth Blackwell; brother, Joseph Mays and wife, Bernice; nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends; a special cousin, Herbert and wife, Eleanor Mays.


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July 16, 2020

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
MT. Calvary Baptist Church

Fairchance, PA, Pennsylvania 15436

Private Service

MT. Calvary Baptist Church

Fairchance, PA, Pennsylvania 15436

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