Funeral service for Nettie Jobyna "Jo" (McClain) Mayo, age 94, of Decatur, will be Monday, May 10, 2021, 2:00 p.m. at Shelton Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Harold Coomer officiating. The family will receive friends for two hours prior to service at the funeral home. Interment will be in Decatur City Cemetery.
Mrs. Mayo, who died Wednesday, May 5, 2021, at her residence, was born February 17, 1927, in Bridgeport, to Charles Boyd McClain and Helen Sarah Henson McClain. She was preceded in death by her husband of 40 years, John Arthur Mayo, Jr., her parents, and one brother, Charles William McClain. Mrs. Mayo was a loving and devoted mother and grandmother, who enjoyed gardening and loved her flowers. For 37 years she was a cafeteria lady and teacher's aide who loved her co-workers at Decatur City Schools, and worked until the age of 92. She volunteered as a foster grandmother with Community Action for 19 years. Mrs. Mayo was much loved by her family and community, and will be missed by everyone who was blessed to know her.
She is survived by her daughter, Marty Mayo of Decatur; one grandson, Dalton Logan of Decatur; one great-grandson, Jase Logan of East Hampton, NJ; and her special family friends, Freda Lowery and Bobbie Clemons, both of Decatur.
Pallbearers will be family and friends.
Her family would like to express their appreciation and special thanks to Dr. Michael Puttman and his staff, and the compassionate staff of Hospice of North Alabama.
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