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Wanita Marie Mays

September 20, 1928 January 17, 2018
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Obituary for Wanita Marie Mays

MAYS, Wanita Marie - Age 89, of Flint Township, died Wednesday, January 17, 2018. Funeral services will be held 1PM Monday, January 22, 2018, at Sharp Funeral Homes, Miller Road Chapel, 8138 Miller Road, Swartz Creek. Pastor Jim Garfield officiating. Burial will follow in Sunset Hills Cemetery. Visitation will be held 1PM - 8PM Sunday and 12PM Monday until time of service at the funeral home. Those desiring may make contributions to the American Cancer Society. Wanita was born in Flint, Michigan,on September 20, 1928 the daughter of the late Cecil Ernest and Many Elizabeth (Hooks) Richard. She married Gus Mays in Missouri on January 31, 1948 and he preceded her in death on January 19,1981. Wanita enjoyed watching Minnesota Twins baseball, crocheting, crafting, and spending time with her family, friends and church group. She worked for General Motors, AC Spark Plug plant for 5 years, Kmart for 10 years, and retired from Hudson's with 20 years of service. Surviving are: children, Jerry (Jan) Mays of FL, Gerry (Michele) Mays of FL, Brenda Waites of Flint, Rick Mays of KY; 9 grandchildren, and several great grandchildren. Wanita was also survived by, her sister, Bernice (Jim) Hendrix of Swartz Creek; brother, Larry (Nancy) Richard of Flushing and many nieces and nephews. She was also preceded in death by siblings, Marguerite, Dorothy, Dickie, Glendall, Lois, Bobbie and Donald. Online condolences may be posted on the obituaries page of www.sharpfuneralhomes.com.


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Visitation

Sunday

21

Jan

1:00 PM 1/21/2018 1:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 1/21/2018 8:00:00 PM
Sharp Funeral Homes - Miller Road Chapel

8138 Miller Road
Swartz Creek, MI 48473

Sharp Funeral Homes - Miller Road Chapel
8138 Miller Road Swartz Creek 48473 MI
United States

Visitation

Monday

22

Jan

12:00 PM 1/22/2018 12:00:00 PM - 1:00 PM 1/22/2018 1:00:00 PM
Sharp Funeral Homes - Miller Road Chapel

8138 Miller Road
Swartz Creek, MI 48473

Sharp Funeral Homes - Miller Road Chapel
8138 Miller Road Swartz Creek 48473 MI
United States

Funeral Service

Monday

22

Jan

1:00 PM 1/22/2018 1:00:00 PM
Sharp Funeral Homes - Miller Road Chapel

8138 Miller Road
Swartz Creek, MI 48473

Sharp Funeral Homes - Miller Road Chapel
8138 Miller Road Swartz Creek 48473 MI
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Sunset Hills Cemetery Final Resting Place

4413 Flushing Rd.
Flint, MI 48504

4413 Flushing Rd. Flint 48504 MI
United States

Memorial Contribution

American Cancer Society

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