MILLEN, Ga. - Mrs. Sarah Larsen Mays, age 88, of Millen died Saturday, May 11, 2002, in Augusta at the home of her daughter, following an extended illness. Graveside services will be held at the Millen cemetery on Monday, May 13 at 2 p.m., with Rev. Maurice Crowder officiating. Mrs. Mays was a native and life long resident of Millen, Georgia. She was the daughter of the late Rebie and Crawford Burgess Landrum and the late William Tell Larsen and the wife of the late Gordon Jones Mays. She is survived by her three daughters, Rebie M. Benedict, Atlanta, Sarah M. Doss, Augusta and Mae M. Lang, Grovetown; her brother and sister-in-law, John William and Jacqueline Landrum, Millen; a sister-in-law, Joyce M. McElveen, Brooklet; five grandchildren, Charles Coleman Benedict, Gordon Mays Benedict, Mary Bryan Benedict Peyer, Oliver Harris Doss, and Sarah Alice Doss and four great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends after the service. Crowe-Fields Funeral Home in Millen will be in charge of the arrangements.
The Augusta Chronicle May 12, 2002