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Hubert Lester "H. L." Mays, Jr. obituary
- [S4] Knoxville News-Sentinel (Tennessee), 6 Jul 2010.
SHEPPARD, SARA PATSY MAYS - age 75, of Hodgenville, Kentucky, formerly of Knoxville, Tennessee, passed away, Sunday, July 4, 2010, at her residence. She was a lifelong member of Riverview Baptist Church in Knoxville, TN, and a member of Poplar Grove United Methodist Church in Green County. She was preceded in death by her first husband of 54 years, Hubert L. Mays, Jr.; her parents, Amon Alonzo and Catherine Beatrice Burnette Cowden; two sisters, Judy Thompson and Jeannie Quillen, and two brothers, Kenneth Cowden and Jimmy Cowden. She is survived by her husband, Alvin Carl Sheppard; a daughter, Kathy (Charles) Mays Coffey of Knoxville, TN; a son, Jerry Mays of Knoxville, TN; a brother, Charles (Judy) Cowden of Knoxville, TN; and three grandchildren, Amon Mays, Aaron Mays and C.J. Coffey. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM Wednesday, July 7, 2010, at the Bennett-Bertram Funeral Home in Hodgenville with the Rev. Mark Price officiating. Burial will follow in the Red Hill Cemetery in Hodgenville. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 PM Tuesday, and after 9 AM Wednesday at the funeral home. Condolences may be made online at www.bennett-bertram.com.