Family Login:

Share This Obituary

Arrangements made by

Tucker Funeral Home

113 North Third Street
Central City, KY 42330
Get Directions

Profile of Tucker Funeral Home

View Phone Number
View Fax Number
Email Us

Memories & Candles

“Geraldine and Susie, I am so sorry to learn of his passing. You are such a loving and fine family. May God bless you and keep you. ”
1 of 6 | Posted by: Lin Jensen - FL - Friend

“Mr Mayes was such a nice man! Only knew him thru my job at local insurance office! But he was my friend! ”
2 of 6 | Posted by: Patty Miller - Central City

“Losing my 3rd grandfather is hard, but knowing he is with the love of his life again...comforts me! Go rest High Papaw! ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: Melissa Roberts - Drakesboro, KY

“So sorry...prayers ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: Tonya Dortch

“So sorry for your loss ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Hope Joines (Mart) - NORTONVILLE, KY

“He was a good man loved by are family forever he will sure be missed praying for the family ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: Teresa Bratcher - Sacamento, KY

CENTRAL CITY - Rev. Estil "Eck" Mayes, age 90 of Central City died Sunday, May 14, 2017 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Rev. Mayes was born March 27, 1927 in Muhlenberg County and was a retired coal miner and minister at Family Worship Center in Cleaton. Rev. Mayes was a World War II veteran. He was preceded in death by wife of 62 years Virginia Mae Mayes; parents Tifford Taylor and Olivia Elizabeth Stanley Mayes; brothers James Carl Mayes, William Shelby Mayes, Hilbert Franklin Mayes and infants Irvin Marshal Mayes, Willa Dean Mayes Nana Mayes and Imogene Mayes.

Rev. Mayes is survived by his son Carl Mayes of Central City and daughters Geraldine Langley of Central City and Patricia Dianne (L.D.) Edge of Drakesboro; grandchildren Wayne (Lindy) Roberts, David (Melissa) Roberts, Christopher (Amy) Roberts, Michelle (David) Johnson, Jonathan (Holly) Roberts, Paul Allen Roberts, Susie "Tony" Lott, Valerie "Tim" Hood, Kristopher Mayes, Kevin (Ashley) Mayes, Samuel Mayes; great-grandchildren Kimberly, Sabastian and Alexis Roberts; Cody, Brennon, Sierra, Spencer and Kameron Roberts; Nicholas, Abigal and Nathaniel Roberts; Dustin, Brandon Johnson; Zane, Heather, Hailey, Alex, Jacob and Zack Roberts; , Cassie Hood, Carli Baker, Chelsea Baker, Kameron Mayes, Colby Parr, Kayla Mayes, Meagan Mayes, Mikayla Mayes and Scotty Mayes; great-great-grandchildren, Lilly Roberts, Ava Marie Roberts; Abbie, Rayben (Ray Ray) and Addilyn Wood and Adam Roberts; sister Mae Christmas of Central City and brother Wavy C. (Bonnie) Mayes of Shepherdsville.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Tucker Fuenral Home in Central City with Rev. Steve McElvain and Rev. Floyd Steele officating. Burial will be in Ebenezer Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday after 5:00 PM at the funeral home. Online condolences can be made at