Oleta Mayfield, 91, of Amarillo, TX passed away on Wednesday, December 9, 2020. She was born on October 12, 1929, in Grady, NM to Sam and Donna Williams.
Private graveside services will be at Llano Cemetery for her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren only. Memorial services will be at 11:00 A.M., Monday, December 14, 2020, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel. Viewing will be available from Noon to 8:00 P.M., Sunday, December 13, 2020, at Boxwell Brothers Funeral Home. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Oleta was a long-time member of Bell Avenue Church of Christ. She was co-owner of The House of Shades and Lamp Repair in Wolflin Village where she worked for nearly forty years.
She married her high school sweetheart and the love of her life, Walter V. Mayfield, on October 18, 1947. He preceded her in death in 1991. Oleta was also preceded in death by a granddaughter, Lisa Collins, and three brothers, C.R. Williams, Doug Williams, and Melton Williams.
Those left to cherish her memory include a son, Gene Mayfield and wife Carolyn; a daughter, Ruth Collins and husband Sam; four grandchildren, Jennifer Dunavin, Richard Mayfield, Jeffrey Collins, and Amy Taylor; nine great-grandchildren, Shelbee Diamond, Eastland Dunavin, Shaylee Dunavin, Brylee Dunavin, Baylor Dunavin, Dylan Mayfield, Larissa Collins, Brody Taylor, and Paisley Taylor; and four great-great-grandchildren, Swayzee Diamond, Kambree Diamond, Krew Diamond, and Carter Dunavin.
Memorials may be made to Bell Avenue Church of Christ, 1600 Bell Street, Amarillo, TX 79106 for the benefit of Amarillo College Bible Chair.
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