Mary Jane Bays, 81, of Prestonsburg, widow of Henderson Bays, died March 29, 2014, at her granddaughter's residence, in Prestonsburg.
Born March 12, 1933, in Floyd County, to the late Henry and Annie Miller McKenzie, she was a member of Katy Friend Freewill Baptist Church.
She is survived by two sons, Sam Henderson Bays and William Henry Bays, both of Prestonsburg; two daughter, Della (Keith) Stapleton, of Emma, and Mary Lynn Burgess, of Prestonsburg; 20 grandchildren; a host of great grandchildren; and a host of great great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by two sons, Asie Lee Bays and Glenn Bays; three brothers, Clarence McKenzie, Ernest McKenzie and Homer McKenzie; and a sister, Geneva Tidd.
Funeral services for Mary Jane Bays were held Monday, March 31, at Nelson Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Van West and Jimmy Brown officiating. Burial followed in the Bays Cemetery, in Prestonsburg.