Mary Elizabeth Ayers, age 75, born on July 23, 1943 in LaFollette went home to be with the Lord on Saturday August 4, 2018. Mary was a faithful wife of 55 years and was married on November 2, 1963, to James (Jay) Walter Ayers. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother that enjoyed spending time with her family especially her grandchildren.
Preceded in death by, Parents; Byge and Ruth Hampton, Sister, Georgia Roberts, Father and Mother in law, James and Pauline Ayers, and Brother in law, Ray Ayers.
Survived by Husband, Jay Ayers of LaFollette, Children; Son Jay Anthony (Tony) Ayers and wife Leisa, Daughter, Kimberly Ann Duncan and Husband Wesley, Grandchildren; Nicholas Duncan and Wife Stacey, Allison Duncan Johnson and Husband Morgan, Nathaniel Duncan, Kari Ayers Yingling and Husband John, and James Phillips(JP) Ayers, Great grandchildren; John David Duncan, Henry Miller Duncan, Carlisle Jocelyn Yingling, Heidi Ayers, and baby Johnson due February 2019. Brother, Walter Hampton and wife Margaret, a host of nieces and nephews, Special friends; Tomalee Fraley and Maxine Chapman.
Visitation for Mary will be 12:00-2:00 pm on Tuesday August 7, 2018 in chapel of Martin Wilson Funeral Home, funeral service will be 2:00 with Rev. Wesley Duncan and Rev. Tony Ayers officiating, interment will follow in Powell Valley cemetery.
Arrangements by Martin Wilson Funeral Home “Where families matter most”