Graveside services are scheduled for 11 a.m., Tuesday, April 16, 2013, at South Park Cemetery, for Winifred Vickie Mayes, 77, of Roswell who went to be with the Lord and with her husband of 56 years William Mel Mayes, on April 10, 2013. The Rev. Jerry Beaver of Tabernacle Baptist Church will officiate.
Vickie was born Feb. 19, 1936, in New Castle, Texas, to Clyde and Billie Adell McCarty. Her parents preceded her in death. She was predeceased also by two brothers, Walter McCarty and Clyde McCarty; and three sisters, Jo Ann Jolly, Nelda Jean Day and Mary Catherine McCalf.
Vickie is survived by three sons, Michael Mayes and his wife Bonnie, Gary Mayes and his wife Christine, and Dennis Mayes, all of Roswell; daughter Sharon Woods, of Ft. Worth, Texas; one sister Charlotte Howard, of Missouri; eight grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, numerous nephews and nieces.
Vickie was a stay home wife and mother who loved to cook. She loved her kids, grandkids and her dogs. Vickie was a longtime Roswell resident. She was co-owner of Mayes Electric.
She was a faithful member of Tabernacle Baptist Church
Pallbearers will be her grandchildren, Jeremi Woods, Jason Woods, Joshua Mayes, Sean Mayes, Kelly Reed, Adams Mayes, William Mayes and Mason Mayes.
Memorials can be made to Tabernacle Building Fund, 115 W. 11th St., Roswell, NM 88201.
Condolences may be offered online at lagronefuneralchapels.com.
Arrangements are under the personal directions of the professionals at LaGrone Funeral Chapel.