In memory of
James Lewis "Jimmy" Mayhew
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In memory of
James Lewis "Jimmy" Mayhew
James Lewis “Jimmy” Mayhew, 87, of Roanoke, passed peacefully in his sleep early Thursday, December 5, 2019 and went to be with his Lord.  Jimmy served in the Army during the Korean Conflict and upon his return he went to work at the Vinton Weaving Mill.  He then went into building and remained a contractor for over forty years.  He was a man of many talents.  Jimmy was married to his true love, Juanita, for over 54 years.  He will be loved and missed by friends and family members.  Jimmy was preceded in death by his wife, Juanita Lee Mayhew; and eleven brothers and sisters.  Surviving are two sons, Tony Mayhew (Susan), Jeffrey Mayhew (Terri); three grandchildren, David Mayhew (Kimberly), Laura M. Muncey (Elliott), Moriah M. Chapman (Kile); three great grandchildren, Madison, Dean and Cole.  The family would like to express a special thank you to Faithful Branches S.S. Class at Bonsack Baptist for their faithful service, visits and cards.  Also to the Woodhaven Nursing Home for such good love and care over the past four years.  A funeral service will be held at 10:00 AM on Monday, December 9, 2019 at Oakey’s East Chapel with the Rev. Danny Quirin officiating.  Interment will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens with Military Honors by the U. S. Army.  The family will receive friends on Sunday from 2 to 5 PM at the funeral home.
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Oakey’s East Chapel - Roanoke
5188 Cloverdale Rd.
Roanoke, VA 24019
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In memory of
James Lewis "Jimmy" Mayhew
James Lewis “Jimmy” Mayhew, 87, of Roanoke, passed peacefully in his sleep early Thursday, December 5, 2019 and went to be with his Lord.  Jimmy served in the Army during the Korean Conflict and upon his return he went to work at the Vinton Weaving Mill.  He then went into building and remained a contractor for over forty years.  He was a man of many talents.  Jimmy was married to his true love, Juanita, for over 54 years.  He will be loved and missed by friends and family members.  Jimmy was preceded in death by his wife, Juanita Lee Mayhew; and eleven brothers and sisters.  Surviving are two sons, Tony Mayhew (Susan), Jeffrey Mayhew (Terri); three grandchildren, David Mayhew (Kimberly), Laura M. Muncey (Elliott), Moriah M. Chapman (Kile); three great grandchildren, Madison, Dean and Cole.  The family would like to express a special thank you to Faithful Branches S.S. Class at Bonsack Baptist for their faithful service, visits and cards.  Also to the Woodhaven Nursing Home for such good love and care over the past four years.  A funeral service will be held at 10:00 AM on Monday, December 9, 2019 at Oakey’s East Chapel with the Rev. Danny Quirin officiating.  Interment will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens with Military Honors by the U. S. Army.  The family will receive friends on Sunday from 2 to 5 PM at the funeral home.
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Services Provided By
Oakey’s East Chapel - Roanoke
5188 Cloverdale Rd.
Roanoke, VA 24019
Past Services ╲╱
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