Doyle Mayes, 83, passed away Saturday, January 12, 2019 in Graham. Funeral services will be Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. in the First Baptist Church in Graham. Burial will follow in Pioneer Cemetery under the direction of Morrison Funeral Home.
Doyle was born April 18, 1935 in Graham to the late Lacy Sedden and Addie (Shifflett) Mayes. He married Lottie Houser September 3, 1955 in Graham. Doyle was a Machinist for 380 Machine and Welding. He was an active member of the First Baptist Church in Graham. Doyle enjoyed fishing, bowling, and playing washers in his backyard with family. He loved to watch his grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren participate in all of their activities. He took pleasure in sharing stories at the kitchen table with all of his loved ones. He was a loving, devoted husband to Lottie and would never let her do anything that he was capable of doing for her. Doyle was a caring grandfather who cherished having an active role in raising all of his grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren and will leave a legacy that will accompany them for life.
Survivors include: wife, Lottie Mayes of Graham; daughter, Carole Headrick of Graham; grandchildren and family, Misty Gonzales and husband, Jonas of Graham, Josh Losh and wife, Lanna, of Graham, Reighlynn and Kayden Losh, Nikki Mason and fiancé, Brad of Graham, Shey Losh, Dalton, Hannah, Mary Ann, and Kymberlynn Mason, Krista Losh of Colorado, Sandy Little and husband, Steve of Graham, Cody Davis of Graham, Makenlee Davis, Brandon Headrick of Graham, Brian, Kyi, Tyler, Ashton, and Kenadi Headrick, Greg Mayes and wife, Heather of Graham, Breann and Braylee Mayes, Dusty Mayes and wife, Jaci of Graham, Ever Mayes, Staci Utterback and husband, Brandon of Graham, Bailey, Kaitlyn, Allee, and Camden Utterback, Heather Steele and husband, Greg of Frisco, Drew, Trent, and Makenna.
He was preceded in death by a son, Allen Doyle Mayes in 2010 and two brothers and one sister.
Visitation will be held Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.