Anniston - Funeral services for Mr. Samuel Jerry Mays, 69 of Anniston will be Monday, July 8, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Chapel Hill Funeral Home with Minister Garrett Best officiating with burial following at Crestview Memorial Gardens in Adamsville, Al. The family will receive friends on Sunday, from 3-5 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mr. Mays passed away Thursday, July 4, 2013 at his residence.
Mr. Mays is survived by his wife, Judy Mays; sons, Stephen (Allison) Mays, Zachary (Nyna) Mays; sisters, Betty Patton, Nancy Blankensopp, Brenda Mays; brothers, Jim (Sarah) Mays, Jack Mays, Herman (Fay) Mays; grandchildren, Ivy Montgomery and Alex Mays.
Pallbearers will be family and friends.
Mr. Mays was a native of Carbon Hill, Alabama where he graduated from Carbon Hill High School; he also attended Jacksonville State University and Jeff State University. Mr. Mays was a member of the Lion's Club; he was a Deacon and Elder at Decatur Hwy Church of Christ in Gardendale, Al, member of the Alabama power Energizers Club and a member of Jacksonville Church of Christ.
In Lieu of flowers donations may be made to Faulkner University-V.P. Black School of Biblical Studies, 5345 Atlanta Hwy, Montgomery, Al 36109