OBITUARY: Richard ‘Rick’ Anthony Mayo


Richard ‘Rick’ Anthony Mayo, age 71, of Cedar Hill, Tennessee, died Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at his home.

Mr. Mayo was born on June 29, 1952, in Ashland City, Tennessee, to the late Howard & Rowena Morris Mayo.

He was a retired sprinkler fitter of Local Union 669 and later became a dark-fired tobacco farmer. He was a longtime member of Pleasant View Church of Christ.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by 3 brothers, Harold, Danny and Roger Mayo; and sister, Mavis Perry.

Survivors include his wife of soon to be 50 years, Betty Mayo; son, Jordan (Amy) Mayo; daughter, Andrea (Tammy) Mayo; brothers, Tommy (Neva) Mayo and Ronny (Belinda) Mayo; granddaughter, Riley Mayo; step-grandson, Austin Bishop; numerous nieces, nephews, extended family, and close friends.

A graveside service will be conducted at Resthaven Memorial Gardens in Clarksville at 1:00 PM on Friday, September 29th, with Bro. Tim Agee officiating. Burial will follow with Tommy Mayo, Ronny Mayo, Kevin Mayo, Randy Hester, and James “Rabbit” Evans serving as pallbearers.

The family will receive friends at Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Pleasant View on Friday from 9:00 AM until 12:00 noon.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Pleasant View Church of Christ, 2500 Highway 49 East, Pleasant View, Tennessee 37146

AUSTIN & BELL FUNERAL HOME in Pleasant View is in charge of these arrangements. 6316 Highway 41A, Pleasant View, Tennessee 37146 (615) 746-4433


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