Patricia Anne Mayer, 84, of Valdosta died Thursday, August 4, 2022 after an extended illness. She was born in Middlesboro, Kentucky on May 10, 1938, the daughter of the late William Herd and Beulah Sharpe. She moved to Valdosta in 1956 where she met and married her husband of 63 years, the late Bobby Mayer.
Mrs. Mayer loved her Lord and church family, serving in several local congregations by playing the piano and teaching Sunday School and Vacation Bible School. She thoroughly enjoyed being a homemaker and spending time with her family. Her hobbies included sewing, gardening, photography, and working on her computer. Throughout her life, she demonstrated a love that endured and never failed.
Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Bobby, Jr. and Ruth Mayer of Tallahassee, FL, David and Alisande Mayer of Valdosta; five grandchildren, Rachel (Paul) Blackburn, Emily Mayer, Jeremy Mayer, Christopher (Miranda) Mayer, Kaitlin Mayer; one great grandson, Ryder Mayer and numerous other family members.
Funeral services will be held at 3:30pm on Sunday, August 7, 2022 in the chapel of Carson McLane Funeral Home with Dr. Clyde Stokes officiating. Burial will be at McLane Riverview Memorial Gardens on Monday, August 8, 2022. The family will receive friends on Sunday 2:30-3:30 pm at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Gideon’s International, PO Box 140800, Nashville, TN, 37214 or www.gideons.org/donate