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Alma J. Mays


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Alma J. Mays Obituary
Alma J. Mays, born October 12, 1929 in Decatur Illinois passed away December 13, 2018. Alma was born in Decatur where she married George Mays in 1946. She had four sons in Illinois before moving to the East Coast where she lived and raised her family until 1961. The family then moved to California where she lived the rest of her life in Sierra Madre California. Alma had various jobs during her life which gave her great satisfaction. She also received a Bachelors degree from Cal State Los Angeles. Alma was a supporter of the local Women's Club and the local library and was active in local community affairs. She is most proud of her son Richard, who was named Citizen of the Year in Sierra Madre in 2011. She is survived by three sons, Richard, John and Jim. A celebration of life will be arranged at a future date. Please sign the guestbook at legacy.com/obituaries/pasadenastarnews.
Published in Pasadena Star-News on Dec. 18, 2018
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