Funeral services for Mr. Yancy C. May, age 50 , will be held at 2 p.m. on April 19, 2013 in the Chapel of Golden Funeral Home with the Rev. Allan Eppinette officiating. Interment will follow in Bartholomew Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. on Thursday from at Golden Funeral Home.
May, a resident of Bastrop, and a maintenance employee at Graphic Packaging, passed away on April 15, 2013. He was a member of Harmony Baptist Church. He was a loving husband, daddy, papaw and son. He enjoyed the outdoors, spending time with his family. He loved watching and helping coach his son in baseball. He was a very hard worker and enjoyed visiting with co-workers.
Mr. May was preceded in death by his father, Bobby May.
He was survived by his wife of 28 years, Debra May; mother, Nellie McKee May of Bastrop; one daughter, Misty May Garrison and husband Andrew of Shreveport; three sons, Yancy May II of Shreveport, Brandon Mason of Bastrop and B.J. Sims of Bastrop; two brothers, Bobby B. May of Bastrop and Roger "Boo" May of Bastrop; four grandchildren, Lilly Claire and Molly Kate Garrison, Micah DeWayne Mason and Annabell Nelson; a very special niece, April May and Vierra Scott and numerous extended family and friends.
Serving as pallbearers will be Brandon Mason, Ray Tyson, Carson Crouch, Todd Herrington, Steve McKee and Adam Deshazo. Honorary pallbearers will be Justin Havens, Josh Coleman, Cody Hogan, Jonathan White and Trent Cox.