A. Nelson Mayse, age 65 of Smithfield, passed away Thursday, November 4, 2021. Nelson was a United States Air Force Veteran. He was an avid outdoorsman, loved nature, gardening and spoiling his grandchildren. He was a gifted banjo player and enjoyed Bluegrass music. Nelson was preceded in death by his father, Lester Lee Mayse.
Wife: Joyce (Hogan) Mayse of Smithfield
Daughters: Tonya Ann Jaggers of Smithfield
Bridgett Heightchew (Bobby) of Smithfield
Melissa Dawn Velasco (Tony) of Louisville
Lindsey Nicole Hecht (Dennis) of Carmel, IN
Sons: Mark Daniel Mays (Terri) of Smithfield
Sonny Eugene Mays (Sonja) of New Castle
Mother: Wilma Fay Mayse of Crestwood
Brother: Lester L. Mays (Connie) of Smithfield
24 Grandchildren 12 Great-Grandchildren
Funeral Service: 4 PM on Sunday, November 7, 2021 at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home.
Visitation: 1PM until service time on Sunday at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home.
Graveside Service: 1 PM on Monday, November 8, 2021 at Hogan Family Cemetery (61 Bowman Cemetery Road) in Beattyville, KY.
Memorial Contributions may be given to the WHAS Crusade for Children.
Click here to watch Nelson's video tribute.