May 13, 1942 - Feb. 2, 2019
Lawrence “Buddy” Mayne (Daddy Paw), 76, of Gray, was called home to his Lord and Savior on Saturday, Feb. 2. He was surrounded by his family and his beloved wife of 56 years at his side. Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 6, at Calvary Baptist Church. The Reverend Danny Mundy and Corey Greene officiated. Burial was in Cedar Ridge Cemetery. The family greeted friends one hour prior to the service at the church.
Mr. Mayne was a member of Calvary Baptist Church for 24 years. He was a veteran of the U. S. Navy, serving four years in the Vietnam War. He worked as a mechanic and a truck driver most of his life. Buddy’s passion was cooking and he had cooked for church functions for 20 years.
Mr. Mayne is survived by his wife, Ann Mayne, of Gray; children, Mardi (Wyndell) Kent, Nancy (Mark) Bass, Lawrence (Chris) Mayne Jr., and Laurie (Cody) Owens; grandchildren, Corey Greene, Amanda Moore, Joshua Greene, Holly Beard, John Mayne, Victoria Nolan, Joshua Kent, Colt Kent, April Williams, Rebecca Woolums, Brittany Harvey, and Andy Stark; 15 great-grandchildren; and sisters, Elaine, Shirley and Nancy. He was predeceased by his parents, John E. and Evelyn T. Mayne.
The family would like to thank the nurses at Homestead Hospice for their loving care and support.
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Hart’s Mortuary, Jones County Chapel, had charge of arrangements.