Mrs. Lillie Evelyn Ray Mayse, 81, passed away Sunday, May 24, 2020, after several years of declining health.
Mrs. Mayse was born on October 6, 1938, to the late Lillie and Horace Ray. After retirement from Royal Home Fashions, she was a caregiver for several years.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Mayse; sisters, Marie Johnson and Linda Pender; brothers, Clellon Sherron, Robert Sherron, and Claiborne Sherron;
She is survived by her daughter, June Mayse (Kristi); brother, Horace N. Ray, Jr. (June); brother-in-law, Bobby Pender; her “bonus” daughter, Carla Bissette and her fur baby, Angel; several nieces and nephews, and her longtime friend, Jean Jeffries.
A special thank you to the Duke Home Care and Hospice staff for the excellent care given to Lillie.
We ask that anyone wishing to make a donation in her memory please send to: Duke Home Care and Hospice, 4321 Medical Park Dr. #101, Durham, NC 27704.
There will be no services per Lillie’s wishes.