William Mayes Jr.


 MAYES, William C. Jr., age 59, of Winchester, passed away on Sunday, June 6, 2021, at Kindred Hospital in Chattanooga. A native of Franklin County, he was born on Aug. 20, 1961, to the late William C. and Dolores (Fanning) Mayes Sr. William served in the Tennessee Army National Guard during Desert Storm.  He later was employed at Tepro. An avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed spending his spare time fishing. William is survived by his loving children, Lenzi Black of Winchester, and William Mayes (Utah Musick) of Fayetteville; step-children, Jason Childers and Brittany Anderson; sisters, Rita Mayes, Debra Hermosillo and Mandy (Ernesto) Hermosillo; grandchildren, Hillary Black, Addison Mayes and Tristin Mayes; nieces and nephews, Holly (Johnny) McClure and daughter, Julie McClure, Shannon (Bryant) Bean, Rickey (Samantha) Sells, Junior Hermosillo, Kristopher Hermosillo, Ana Hermosillo, Fatja (Kyle) Mayes, Brylee Bean and Tyler Roberts; great-nieces, Lucy and Lyla; great-great- nephew, Ryder Jay; and his beloved Morgan. Visitation was held on Wednesday, June 9, 2021, from 5-8 p.m. at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in Winchester. Funeral services will be conducted on Thursday, June 10, 2021, at 2 p.m.  in the Moore-Cortner Funeral Home chapel with Rev. John Gifford officiating. Interment will follow in the Lexie Crossroads Cemetery. Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, 300 First Ave NW, Winchester, TN 37398, 931-967-2222, www.moorecortner.com.