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327 West King Street
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Mark May

Mark May

Wednesday, January 1st, 1964 Thursday, May 16th, 2019

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Obituary for Mark Edward May

Mark Edward May, 55, of Shepherdstown, passed away Thursday, May 16, 2019 as a result of a car accident.

Born January 1, 1964, in Martinsburg, he was the son of the late Carlton Judd May, Sr. and Dorothy Hilliard May.

He was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Shepherdstown.

Mark had been employed with Handy and Harman until 1996, also the C&O Canal and currently with the United States Army Corps of Engineers, Washington Aqueduct Division, as an Equipment Engineer Operator.

Mark was caring, he loved Christmas, preparing oysters, and spending time with his family. He enjoyed buying special gifts for his precious mother and sisters. He loved the Redskins and West Virginia football, old country and motown music and hunting with his close friends. Mark was a special good ole soul. He enjoyed driving old country roads, taking in scenic routes, and having an annual wood cutting party at his house.

He is survived by two brothers, Carlton Judd May, Jr. and wife, Roberta, Robert William May; two sisters, Jacqueline “Jackie” Moore and husband Steve, Jo Ann Porterfield and husband, Ron; nine nieces and nephews, Jason May, Tracey Clark, Justin Miller, Butch Beard, Ashley Stevenson, Chad May, Brandy May, Curtis May, and Jessica May; and numerous great nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two brothers, Jerry Wayne May and Curtis Lee May; and two nephews, Carl III and Chris May.

Family will receive friends on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the Brown Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at the funeral home with Reverend B.J. Taylor officiating. Interment will be held in Pleasant View Memory Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Crossroads Church of Shepherdstown, 7595 Martinsburg Pike Shepherdstown, WV 25443 or to the Vanville Church of Christ in Martinsburg, 11 Classic Vanville Road, Martinsburg, WV 25405

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    Tuesday, May 21st, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Brown Funeral Home
    327 West King Street
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    Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Service

    Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Brown Funeral Home
    327 West King Street
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    Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019
    Reverend B.J. Taylor
  • Interment

    Pleasant View Memory Gardens
    2938 Charles Town Road
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Rick Swope

Mark was one of my oldest and dearest friends. We grew up together and lived close till this day. I will miss him coming down my lane on his cart to take a break from yard work to shoot the breeze about the old days. I will surely miss that smile and grin. Until we meet again my friend.
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Anne Price

My thoughts and prayers goes out to all of our family as we now cherish you as a memory! Our hearts are heavy but rest that you are joined with our family members who have gone before us!! Always loved your hugs everytime we would get to see each other and all the memories of our childhood too. Precious Memories!!! Hugs tilmwe meet again!!
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Robbie and Pat Beem

Our brother we know how you loved life and I give you this tree of life this time to grow and blossom forever more.Life as I know you would have loved to continue to grow.We love you brother:-(😘 Till we all tip Millers again!!! Pat and Rob Beem.
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