Steve Pelfrey1

M, #47585
Father*Virgil H. Pelfrey1 b. 5 Oct 1922, d. 29 Apr 1973
Last Edited1 Apr 2023
     In the obituary of Douglas Earl Pelfrey who died 30 November 1998, his brother, Steve Pelfrey was listed as predeceased.1

Citations

  1. [S13660] Obituaries, Reno Gazette-Journal, Reno, Nevada, 09 Dec 1998, Page 47, colum n 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Douglas Earl Pelfrey. Hereinafter cited as Reno Gazette-Journal.

Mary Sue Lee1,2

F, #47591, b. 9 August 1924, d. 1 May 2010
Adoptive father*Thomas Milby3
Mother*Mrs. Thomas Milby3
Last Edited31 May 2023
     She was born on 9 August 1924 at Paris, Henry County, Tennessee, USA.4,1 Mary married Wilburn Leonard Mays circa January 1944 at Kentucky, USA.2,1 Mary Sue Lee and Wilburn Leonard Mays were divorced. . I presume they divorced since he remarried in 1956.5 Mary married Tony Wofford.3
     She died on 1 May 2010 at Norman Health Plex, Norman, Cleveland County, Oklahoma, USA, at age 85.6,4,3
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary.
Survivor(s): Roger Mays. Predeceased by her husband, Tony Wofford. Predeceased: Thomas Milby, Mrs. Thomas Milby and Danny Mays.3

     Mary Sue Lee was buried on 6 May 2010 at Maysville Cemetery, Maysville, Whitebead Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma, USA.4,3
     Wilburn L. and Mary Sue Mays appeared on the 1950 U.S. Federal Census of Maysville, Whitebead Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma, enumerated 1 April 1950, described as a laborer, in the "Com Labour" industry (perhaps "common"). Their children: Roger Dale, were listed as living with them. He was seeking work, and had not worked the last week.2
     See the footnotes below for a link to her obituary that appeared in her memorial page on the web site of Winans Funeral Home published in Maysville, Oklahoma, circa 2 May 2010.3
     Research notes (March 2023):
Lee may have been her birth name. Shortly after her birth, she was adopted by Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Milby. However, Lee is also the surname she gave on her marriage license application. She was married twice, 1) Wilburn Leonard Mays, and then 2) Tony Wofford, who predeceased her.7

Family 1

Wilburn Leonard Mays b. 13 Sep 1925, d. 30 Jun 1990
Marriage*Mary married Wilburn Leonard Mays circa January 1944 at Kentucky, USA.2,1 
Divorce* Mary Sue Lee and Wilburn Leonard Mays were divorced. . I presume they divorced since he remarried in 1956.5  
Children

Family 2

Tony Wofford
Marriage*Mary married Tony Wofford.3 

Citations

  1. [S13663] City and County Statistics, The Courier-Journal, Louisville, Kentucky, 18 Jan 1944, Page 17, columns 4 - 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, City and County Statistics. Hereinafter cited as Courier-Journal.
  2. [S13662] Wilburn L Mays household, 01 Apr 1950 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Maysville, Whitebead, Garvin, Oklahoma; Sheet: 1; Enumeration District: 25-17, Dwelling: 9, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration.
  3. [S13664] Mary Sue Wofford, Winans Funeral Home, Maysville, Oklahoma, about 02 May 2010, Obituary: Mary Sue (Mays) Wofford. Hereinafter cited as Winans Funeral Home.
  4. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Maysville Cemetery: Mary Sue Wofford Mays née Milby
    Grave marker transcription:
    MAYS
    Mary Sue Wofford     Aug 9, 1924 - May 1, 2010
    Loving Mother of Roger, Jural, Danny, Jeffry.
  5. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207), I presume they divorced since he remarried in 1956.
  6. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat , Death Notice: Mary Sue Wofford.
  7. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat.
  8. [S3862] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Maysville Cemetery: Roger Dale Mays
    Grave marker transcription:
    Roger Dale Mays
    Sgt US Army Vietnam
    Oct 24 1944 - - Aug 25 2010.

Roger Dale Mays1,2

M, #47592, b. 24 October 1944, d. 25 August 2010
Father*Wilburn Leonard Mays1,2 b. 13 Sep 1925, d. 30 Jun 1990
Mother*Mary Sue Lee1,2 b. 9 Aug 1924, d. 1 May 2010
Last Edited1 Jun 2023
     He was born on 24 October 1944 at Oklahoma, USA.3,2 Roger married Linda Kay Morgan.4
     He died on 25 August 2010 at age 65.5,3
     
Military Service

     Roger Dale Mays began military service on 11 February 1966 at the age of 21 joining the U.S. Army.3 Roger Dale Mays ended his military service on 27 January 1968
End of Military Service section.3

     Roger Dale appeared on the 1950 Federal Census of Maysville, Whitebead Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma in the household of his parents, Wilburn L. Mays and Mary Sue Mays.2
     In the obituary of James W. Morgan Jr. who died 27 October 1974, his son-in-law, Roger Mays, of Maysville, Oklahoma, was listed as a survivor.6
     In the obituary of Mary Sue Wofford who died 1 May 2010, her son, Roger Mays, of Norman, was listed as a survivor.7

Family

Linda Kay Morgan b. 23 Jul 1948, d. 23 Jan 2014
Marriage*Roger married Linda Kay Morgan.4 

Citations

  1. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Maysville Cemetery: Roger Dale Mays
    Grave marker transcription:
    Roger Dale Mays
    Sgt US Army Vietnam
    Oct 24 1944 - - Aug 25 2010.
  2. [S13662] Wilburn L Mays household, 01 Apr 1950 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Maysville, Whitebead, Garvin, Oklahoma; Sheet: 1; Enumeration District: 25-17, Dwelling: 9, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration.
  3. [S3870] U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010 (Publisher: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs), Ancestry.com, U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010; "Original data: Beneficiary Identification Records Locator Subsystem (BIRLS) Death File. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs."; cited as "BIRLS Death File., Roger Dale Mays, Birth Date: 24 Oct 1944, Death Date: 25 Aug 2010, Enlistment Date: 11 Feb 1966, Enlistment Branch: ARMY, Discharge Date: 27 Jan 1968.
  4. [S2700] Minnesota, Birth Index, 1935-2000 (Publisher: Minnesota Department of Health), Ancestry.com, Minnesota, Birth Index, 1935-1995; "This index can be used to order copies of the documents from VitalChek"; cited as "Minnesota Birth Index., Lisa Dawn Mays; Born: 30 Apr 1967, Hennepin, Minnesota, USA; Parents: Roger Dale Mays and Linda Kay Mays.
  5. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207), Death Notice: Roger Mays, 65.
  6. [S13669] Obituaries and Funerals: Morgan, Star Tribune, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 29 Oct 1974, Page 31, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: James W. Morgan, Jr., retired Lt. Colonel, Minn. Air National Guard. Hereinafter cited as Star Tribune.
  7. [S13664] Mary Sue Wofford, Winans Funeral Home, Maysville, Oklahoma, about 02 May 2010, Obituary: Mary Sue (Mays) Wofford. Hereinafter cited as Winans Funeral Home.

Tony Wofford1

M, #47594
Last Edited2 Apr 2023
     Tony married Mary Sue Lee.1
     In the obituary of Mary Sue Wofford, who died 1 May 2010, her second husband, Tony Wofford, was listed as predeceased.1

Family

Mary Sue Lee b. 9 Aug 1924, d. 1 May 2010

Citations

  1. [S13664] Mary Sue Wofford, Winans Funeral Home, Maysville, Oklahoma, about 02 May 2010, Obituary: Mary Sue (Mays) Wofford. Hereinafter cited as Winans Funeral Home.

Thomas Milby1

M, #47595
Last Edited31 May 2023
     Thomas married Mrs. Thomas Milby.1
     In the obituary of Mary Sue Wofford who died 1 May 2010, her adoptive father, Thomas Milby was listed as predeceased.1

Family

Mrs. Thomas Milby
Child

Citations

  1. [S13664] Mary Sue Wofford, Winans Funeral Home, Maysville, Oklahoma, about 02 May 2010, Obituary: Mary Sue (Mays) Wofford. Hereinafter cited as Winans Funeral Home.

Mrs. Thomas Milby1

F, #47596
Last Edited31 May 2023
     Thomas married Thomas Milby.1
     In the obituary of Mary Sue Wofford who died 1 May 2010, her adoptive mother, Mrs. Thomas Milby was listed as predeceased.1

Family

Thomas Milby
Child

Citations

  1. [S13664] Mary Sue Wofford, Winans Funeral Home, Maysville, Oklahoma, about 02 May 2010, Obituary: Mary Sue (Mays) Wofford. Hereinafter cited as Winans Funeral Home.

Danny Thomas Mays1

M, #47599, b. 14 December 1953, d. 26 April 2008
Father*Wilburn Leonard Mays2 b. 13 Sep 1925, d. 30 Jun 1990
Mother*Mary Sue Lee2 b. 9 Aug 1924, d. 1 May 2010
Last Edited2 Apr 2023
     He was born on 14 December 1953 at Garvin County, Oklahoma, USA.1
     He died on 26 April 2008 at Garvin County, Oklahoma, USA, at age 54.1
     In the obituary of Mary Sue Wofford who died 1 May 2010, her son, Danny Mays was listed as predeceased.2

Citations

  1. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Maysville Cemetery: Danny Thomas Mays
    Grave marker transcription:
    Danny Thomas Mays     Dec. 14, 1953 - Apr 26, 2008.
  2. [S13664] Mary Sue Wofford, Winans Funeral Home, Maysville, Oklahoma, about 02 May 2010, Obituary: Mary Sue (Mays) Wofford. Hereinafter cited as Winans Funeral Home.