Originally created 04/07/01

Mr. Billy May



Welder MITCHELL, Ga. - Mr. Billy May, 82, husband of his loving wife, Mrs. Ann May, of Big Creek Road, died Thursday, April 5, 2001, at Doctors Hospital, Augusta. The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Griffin Chapel Baptist Church with the Rev. Jamie Hawkins officiating. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery in Augusta. Mr. May was a native of Glascock Co. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Billy (Ann) May, Mitchell; a daughter Pat M. Merritt of Dublin, Ohio and Augusta, Ga.; a stepson, Bobby Joe Stevenson of Hallam, Neb.; a brother, Jerry May of Augusta; a sister, Mary Wren of Martinez, Ga.; a son-in-law, James W. Merritt, Augusta; and eight grandchildren, twenty great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren. The family will receive friends today from 7-9 p.m. at Sheppard Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the Glascock County First Responders in care of Mrs. June Milburn, 6083 Hwy. 171 S. Edgehilll, Ga. 30810. Sheppard Funeral Home, Gibson, Ga. is in charge of arrangements. The Augusta Chronicle-April 7, 2001