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 Nathaniel Mayes, Sr

Nathaniel Mayes, Sr

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Death 21 Sep 2002 (aged 88)
Burial Hitchcock, Galveston County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 111812678 · View Source
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Nathaniel Mayes Sr.

TEXAS CITY - Servant of God, Well Done, Enter Into Thy Master's Joy. On Sunday, September 22, 2002, the earthly life of Deacon Nathaniel Mayes Sr. came to a close.

Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. Friday, September 27 at the Greater Barbours Chapel Baptist Church, 801 Martin Luther King Avenue in Texas City. A Celebration of Life will be held from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday evening at the church. Homegoing Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, September 28, 2002, at Greater Barbours Chapel Baptist Church with Pastor James E. Brown Sr., officiating.

Burial will follow services at Mainland Memorial Cemetery in Hitchcock under the direction of Mainland Funeral Home of La Marque.

Mr. Mayes, a devoted husband, grandfather, greatand great-great-grandfather, brother, uncle and friend, was born July 1, 1914, in Sealy, Texas, to the late Richard Mayes Sr. and Lucinda Williams Mayes. He was a longtime resident of Texas City, was a wellknown Barber in Texas City. He was a devoted member of Greater harbours Chapel Baptist Church where he served as a Deacon; member of the Finance Committee; President of the Brotherhood; and President of the Senior Choir. He was also a member of the Barber's Association and a graduate of Galveston Cooks and Bakers School.

He leaves to cherish is legacy of love and devotion to his beloved family, a loving and devoted wife of 65 years, Sadie B. Mayes of Texas City; his children, Beatrice Clabon of Texas City, Katherine Guillory of La Marque, Curtis Mayes, Floyd Mayes and Gary Mayes all of Texas City; a sister, Gussie Jones of Texas City; a brother, the Rev. William Mayes of Houston; 24 grandchildren, 62 great grandchildren, eight great great- grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.

(Main|andfuneral@aol.com)
Mainland Funeral Home
Sep 26 2002
Galveston Daily News

Address: 712 2nd Ave S # 2, Texas City, TX, 77590-7614 (1986)


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  • Created by: Floyd Lanny Martin
  • Added: 5 Jun 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 111812678
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Nathaniel Mayes, Sr (1 Jul 1914–21 Sep 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 111812678, citing Mainland Memorial Cemetery, Hitchcock, Galveston County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Floyd Lanny Martin (contributor 47610184) .