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James Kenneth May

January 29, 1932 - January 27, 2020
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Funeral service for Mr. James Kenneth May, age 87, of Fayetteville, TN, will be conducted at 1 PM on Wednesday, January 29, 2020, at Higgins Funeral home with Bro. Gary Wright officiating. Burial will follow in Higgins Cedar Hills Memorial Gardens.

Kenneth was born on January 29, 1932 in Lincoln County, TN to the late James Clarence and Mary Edna Owen May. He worked as a Rigger for Ford Motor Company. He was a member of Howell Hill Church of Christ, the Shriners and Masonic Lodge in Michigan. Kenneth enjoyed gardening and ford cars. Mr. May passed away on January 27, 2020 at Donalson Care Center.

Survivors include his wife, Nina Ruth Corder May; children, Revonda (Mike) Seesholtz of Columbiana, AL and Randy (Linda) May of Fayetteville, TN; grandchildren, Miranda (Jason) Bolden, Jamie (Katherine) May, Kylie Seesholtz, Kaitlyn (Josh) Harkins, Amy (Barry) Carlton, and Cory Womack; great-grandchildren, Benjamin, Elijah, Maddilyn and Grace Bolden, Tanner and Tucker Carlton, Harold and Brianna Canada, and Isaac James May. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Willard Morgan May; sisters, Mary Lois May and Annie Ruth Henderson; granddaughter Melissa Ashby and her husband Jeff; and great-grandsons, Tyler Short and Treet Ashby.

Visitation with the family will be held at 4 PM until 7 PM on Tuesday, January 28, 2020, at Higgins Funeral Home.

Schedule of Services
  • Visitation
  • Date: January 28, 2020
    Time: 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Service
  • Date: January 29, 2020
    Time: 1:00 PM