Mae Seay

October 19, 1921

June 9, 2019

Mae Seay Hancock, 97 of Collinsville, Va., died Sunday, June 9, 2019 at her home. Born October 19, 1921 in Henry County, Va., she was a daughter of the late Benjamin and Lizzie Oliver Seay. In addition to her parents, Mae was preceded in death by her husband, Harry Graham Hancock; daughter, Nancy Lee Mays; son, James "Larry" Hancock; and granddaughter, Jennifer Lee Hale.

Those left to remember Mae's smile include her daughter, Jo Ann Nichols and her husband, Jim; son, Robert "Bobby" Hancock; daughter-in-law, Shirley Hancock; grandchildren, Lisa Baldo and husband, Mike, Ludy Scouras and husband, Pete, Tony Hancock and wife, Gail, Mark Hancock and wife, Lee, Rob Hancock, and Susan Martin. She will also be missed by nine great-grandchildren.

Mae was the last surviving original charter member of Smith Memorial United Methodist Church. She retired in 1977 from Eagle stores; having served as manager for many years. Upon her retirement she enjoyed time with her husband and grandchildren gardening and planting flowers around their home.

A funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m., Thursday, June 13, 2019 at Roselawn Chapel Funeral Home with pastor Kameron Wilds officiating. Entombment will follow at Roselawn Burial Park's Sanctuary of Hope.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 1 to 2 p.m. prior to the service.

Memorial contributions may be made in Mae's memory to Smith Memorial United Methodist Church, 2703 Daniels Creek Rd, Collinsville, Va. 24078.

Condolences and memories may be shared with the family at roselawnchapelfuneralhome.com.