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Sgt Joe Ben Mays
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Birth: Nov. 11, 1928
Pickton
Hopkins County
Texas, USA
Death: Jul. 27, 1996
Arlington
Tarrant County
Texas, USA

Joe Ben Mays was the youngest son of Albert Abner Mays and Annie Louisa Spangler of Pickton, Hopkins County, Texas. He grew up in the Pickton area. He enlisted in the U S Army in 1947 and was stationed in the occupation army in Japan and then in the Korean War after it started in June 1950. He stayed in the Army after the war and made it his career and subsequently served two or three tours of duty in Vietnam. He retired from the Army at the rank of Sergeant-Major. He made Arlington, Texas his home until his death. He was married to Margie A. Greer December 15 1951 and was the father of three children. 
 
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 Parents:
  Albert Abner Mays (1886 - 1952)
  Louisa Ann Spangler Mays (1888 - 1973)
 
 Spouse:
  Margie A Greer Mays (1923 - 2012)
 
 Siblings:
  Annie Lois Mays Alford (1911 - 1989)*
  Henry Eugene Mays (1913 - 1987)*
  Paul Ray Mays (1916 - 1987)*
  Thomas Bascom Mays (1919 - 2002)*
  Cecil Earl Mays (1926 - 1988)*
  Joe Ben Mays (1928 - 1996)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Moore Memorial Gardens Cemetery
Arlington
Tarrant County
Texas, USA
Plot: Unknown
 
Created by: C B Mays
Record added: Dec 22, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32332568
Sgt Joe Ben Mays
Added by: C B Mays
 
Sgt Joe Ben Mays
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Sgt Joe Ben Mays
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Thank you for your service to our country during the Korean and Vietnam Wars.
- C B Mays
 Added: Dec. 22, 2008
 
 
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