|Subject:||Obit: Mary Hathcote Mayfield|
|Post Date:||July 12, 2011 at 10:05:06|
|Forum:||Monroe County, MS Genealogy Forum|
Mrs. Mary Mayfield, 87, died May 8, 1973 at the Sherarer-Richardson Nursing Home in Okolona after an extended illness. She lived in Verona with her daughter, Mrs. P. A. Mattox. Born in Monroe County, she had lived most of her life in this area and was a member of Pine Grove Methodist Church. She was the widow of J. S. Mayfield of Amory who died in 1934. Funeral services were May 9 in the Funeral Chapel of W. E. Pegues with burial in the Liberty Cemetery near Nettleton.
Survivors included three daughters, Mrs. J. W. Whitlock of Nettleton, Mrs. Nelda Laney of Avondale, La., and Mrs. P. A. Mattox; two sons, John Mayfield of Tupelo and William T. Mayfield of Clarksdale; two brothers, E. C. Hathcote of Amory and D. T. Hathcote of Memphis; six grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren and 3 great great grandchildren.