Gerda L. Mays
September 28, 1941 – July 16, 2018
Gerda Lee Mays, beloved wife, Mother, Grandmother and friend, passed peacefully in her home, surrounded by her family, on Saturday July 16th.
She was preceded in death by her husband, SFC Ronald Lee Mays (retired) and son, Ronald Lee Mays Jr. She leaves behind her loving children, Peter (Vivian) Mays, Jimmie Lee Mays, and Tammy (Stan) Swift and her beloved sister Helen Lyman. Her grandchildren Kimberly (Christopher) Price, Jessica (Nathan) Lindsay, Bryan Lee Rogers, Meagan (Joseph) Nordan, and Kayla Lee Mays, as well as her great-grandchildren Caitlyn, Alyssa, Owen, Emrie, and Noah will miss their "Mema" dearly.
Funeral services for Mrs. Mays will be held at 3 PM Thursday, July 19, 2018 at the Columbia Road Chapel of Elliott Sons Funeral Home.
The family will be receiving friends at 1 PM until the service hour at Elliott Sons.
Interment will be at Fort Jackson National Cemetery at a later date.
- Funeral Service Thursday, July 19, 2018
Gerda L. Mays
Kinsey & Denise Butler
July 17, 2018
We are so sorry to hear that Mrs. Gerda has passed away, She has been the Best Neighbor,Friend and Mentor. She was a Beautiful Lady. She is Happy in Heaven with her Dear Ron. We have been so blessed to live beside such a Great Lady. God Bless Peter, Tammy, Brian and Meagan and their Families.