LOGAN, W.Va. — Tommy May, 66, of Logan went to be with the Lord Monday, May 21, 2012, at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Huntington.
Born September 18, 1945, in Logan, he was a son of the late George (Hope) and Elvie Stanley May. He was also preceded in by three brothers, Jonie, Claude and Carl May; three sisters Lorrine Kiser, Navada Evan and Taxilee May, and one daughter, Abby Lea Ooten.
Tommy was a disabled coal miner with Pittston Coal Company and of the Church of God faith.
Those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Barbara Evelyn “Bobbie” May; two daughters, Kristie Lynn Estep and Jill Elizabeth (Matthew) Tackett; two sons, Timothy Harold (Missy) May and Tommy Lee May; eight grandchildren, Patsy, B.J., Devin, Samantha, Katie, Kevin, Trey and Zoe; five great-grandsons, Casey, Seth, Tyson, Brantley and Franklin; special niece, Jamie Harmon Bryant who he loved like a daughter, and a host of additional family and friends.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday May 24, at the James Funeral Home Chapel with the Bishop Michael Hartwell officiating. Entombment will follow at the Forest Lawn Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 6-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be B.J. Estep, Mike Smith, Ricky Trent, Tim Casto and Matt Tackett.
Honorary pallbearers will be Dr. William “Billy” Mullen, Patsy Robinson and Carolyn Kelly.
James Funeral Home of Aracoma is in charge of the arrangements.