Age: 84

Funeral Home: Ford - Stewart Funeral Home

Payton C. Mayo Mr. Payton C. Mayo, 84, of Jonesboro, passed away, May 10, 2011. He was a graduate of Tech and Georgia State University. Mr. Mayo was a very active member at First Baptist Church of Jonesboro for many years. He is survived by his wife, Mary Frances; sons and daughters-in-law, Steve and Terri Mayo, of Stockbridge, Scott and Pam Mayo, of Newnan; sister and brother-in-law, Martha and James McGarity, of McDonough; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Thursday, May 12, at 2 p.m., in the Worship Center of First Baptist Church of Jonesboro. He will be placed in-state one hour prior to the service. Interment will be at Westview Cemetery in Atlanta. The family will receive friends, TODAY (Wednesday, May 11), from 2 to 4 p.m., and 6 to 8 p.m., at the funeral home. Ford - Stewart Funeral Home, Jonesboro, Ga., (770) 210-2700.