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Sarah Ellen Painter Mayes
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Birth: Feb. 14, 1853
Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 23, 1930
Virginia, USA

Mrs Sarah Mayes, aged seventy-seven years, widow of the lates James E. [H.] Mayes, of Stanley, died at 8 a.m. on Saturday at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Lee Wilson at Stanley where she had been seriously ill for some time. Her health had been failing for several years and her condition had been critical during preceding attacks from which she had partially recovered. Subject to high blood pressure, she developed pneumonia a few days before the end.

Mrs. Mayes was a daughter of the late Noah Painter of Stanley and was a sister of Charles W. Painter of Mud Pike, near Luray and a half sister of Mrs. Isaac Turner of Stanley, I. N. Painter of Stephens City, and Ambrose C. Painter of Baltimore. The latter came here several weeks ago on account of his sister's serious condition and spent some time with her. Mrs. Mayes leaves the following children: Amos Mayes, Earnest Mayes, Mrs. Archie Painter, Mrs. Lee Wilson, and Mrs. Henry Good, all of Stanley. One daughter, Mrs. William Duncan is dead.

Mrs. Mayes had been a member of the Old School Baptist church for many years and was a woman of pronounced Christian character, and was held in high esteem. Her funeral which took place from the home yesterday afternoon was conducted by Eld. John B. Jenkins with interment in the Mayes graveyard. 
 
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 Spouse:
  James Harvey Mayes (1835 - 1892)
 
 Children:
  Blanche Birdilla Mayes Duncan (1876 - 1921)*
   Mayes (1877 - 1877)*
   Mayes (1877 - 1877)*
  Minnie L Mayes Goode (1878 - 1943)*
  Mollie Susan Mayes Wilson (1880 - 1954)*
  Amos Carson Mayes (1887 - 1973)*
  Ollie March Mayes Painter (1890 - 1964)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mayes Cemetery
Page County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Cenantua
Record added: Jan 30, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47311930
Sarah Ellen <i>Painter</i> Mayes
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Sarah Ellen <i>Painter</i> Mayes
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Sarah Ellen <i>Painter</i> Mayes
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May You continue to rest in the Heavens in the presence of our Dear Lord.....
- Terry Mayes
 Added: Mar. 19, 2013

- Pugg
 Added: Jul. 29, 2010
 
 
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