Rader Funeral Home - Kilgore, TX

Cecil G. Mayo
August 11, 2017
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Services at the graveside for Mr. Cecil Mayo, 82, of Kilgore will be held at 10 a.m. in the Rusk County Memorial Gardens on Saturday, August 19, 2017. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday evening from 7 until 9. Mr. Mayo completed his earthly journey on Friday, August 11, 2017, in Longview.

Cecil was born on May 20, 1935, in Pitt County, NC, to W.R. and Ruie Mayo. He faithfully served his country in the United States Air Force, he fought during the Korean War and retired after 20 years of service. He married the love of his life, Wanda Jean Mayo in 1955 and they spent the next 61 years making many loving and happy memories. Cecil was a 32nd degree Mason and was a member of the Jacinto Lodge # 216 F&AM Masonic Lodge in Jacksonville, AR. He enjoyed farming, hunting, fishing and traveling, especially going to any casino. He will be greatly missed by all of those whose lives he has touched.

Left to cherish his memory are his children, Margie McEchern of Kilgore, Clayton Mayo of Kilgore; grandchildren, Janae Gulledge and her husband Greg, Lance Mayo and his wife Charm, Melissa Stossel, Melody Burns and her husband Cameron; great-garndchildren, Klynt Raymond, Nicholas Gulledge, Allison Gulledge and Jasper Stossel and a brother Jack Mayo. Also, left to carry on his legacy are numerous nieces, nephews, friends and other loving family members.

Cecil was preceded in death by his parents, wife, sisters Hellen Harrell and Goldie Beach, brother Dennis Mayo.

Cecil G. Mayo
August 11, 2017
Visitation Schedule
Rader Funeral Home Chapel of Kilgore
401 North Martin Street
Kilgore, TX  75662
Friday, August 18, 2017
7p - 9p
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Service Schedule
Rusk County Memorial gardens
5013 Hwy 259
Henderson, TX  75652
Saturday, August 19, 2017
10 a.m.
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Burial Schedule
Rusk County Memorial Gardens
Hwy 259 South between Henderson and Kilgore
Rusk County, TX  75652
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