May Family Obituaries & Comments


MAY, Clarence Luther.

The Pulaski Citizen 26 Oct 1960.
Funeral services for Clarence Luther May, 83, retired farmer, were held at 2 o'clock Monday afternoon at Bennett-May Funeral Home, conducted by the Rev. Mack Pinkelton, Baptist minister. Burial took place at the Hughes Cemetery near the Giles-Lawrence County line. Mr. May died Sunday, October 23, at the home of his son, Lee May, on Route 5, Pulaski.
A native of Lawrence County, he was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. George H. May. His wife, Mrs. Tassie Sparkman May, is deceased.
Mr. May is survived by two sons, Lee May, Pulaski, and Clarence May, Jr., California; one daughter, Mrs. B. A. Davis, Washington, D. C.; thirteen grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; two brothers, Monnie May, Giles County, and Eugene May, Oregon; and one sister, Mrs. Rebecca Johnson, Wisconsin. Bennett-May Funeral Home in charge of arrangements


Eugene May

Mr. Eugene May, 95, of Rt. 2, Lawrenceburg, died Saturday, October 22, 1983 in Scott Memorial Hospital, Lawrenceburg. Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Sunday at the Freemon-Pettus Funeral Home, Lawrenceburg, with burial in Hughes Cemetery. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Cora Bishop May of Medford, Oregan; four grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.Source: Obituaries of Giles County Tn.

Posted in Lawrence Democrat- Dec. 10, 1913 New Prospect Married November 27, by Esquire Shaw, Eugene May, son of George May, and Miss Cora Bishop, daughter of W.W. Bishop and wife. They are both highly respected young people of Prospect and their many friends wish them a prosperous and happy journey thru life.


Vincent Frederick May

The Pulaski Citizen 9 Jun 1965
Funeral services for Vincent Frederick "Vince" May, 88, retired farmer, and former magistrate were held at 2:30 o'clock Tuesday afternoon at Bennett-May Funeral Home, conducted by the Rev. Lloyd L. Hickman and the Rev. Samue Creamer. Burial took place in Mt. Moriah Cemetery, Mr. May died Monday morning, June 7, at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Conrad Sawyers, Fayetteville, where he had resided for several years. A native of Giles County, he was born April 17, 1877, the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. J. H. May. Mr. May had served as magistrate of the Fifth Civil District in Giles County for a period of 18 years.
In addition to the daughter, Mr. May is survived by one son, Harvey May, Elkton; four grandchildren and one great-grandchild; one brother, Jeff May, Tioga, Texas; and one sister, Mrs. John Hazelwood, Chattanooga.
Bennett-May Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
shared by Jesse R. Mitchell