Emory Howard Mays, 76, Lebanon, died Feb. 8.
Mays was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He was the son of the late, Paul Wilson and Kathleen Howard Mays. Mr. Mays was also preceded in death by his wife, Joyce Mays and his sister, Pat Bentley.
She is survived by: daughter, Kathy Sharber; brothers, Ben Mays and Bill Mays; grandchildren; Brent Kerney and Matt Sharber; great-grandchildren; Austin Kerney, Sammy Kerney, Lilli Kerney and Carson Sharber
Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14, at Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Home in Kingsport. Interment will follow at Eastlawn Memorial Park.
Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at Bond Memorial Chapel and one hour prior to service time Friday at Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Home.
Arrangements by Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com.