Omie R. Mays, 73, of Vero Beach, FL died Friday June 8, 2012 at home.
She was born on August 26, 1938 in Vero Beach, FL she was a native of Indian River County.
Omie attended the public schools of Indian River County and was a graduate of Gifford High School Class of 1956.
She was a retired inspector for 60 Minute Cleaners in the dry cleaners business.
Omie was a member of Word of Faith Teaching Ministries where she served as the church mother.
Survivors include her husband, Forrest Mays, of Vero Beach, FL; sons, Reginald (Tara) Penny, of GA; William Mays, of GA; daughters, Dawn (Ken) Penny-Jones, of Vero Beach, FL; Natasha Mays, of GA; eleven grandchildren, and twenty-two great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Katina Penny, parents, Leaester Cummings and Bernie Penny.
Visitation will be held 5 to 7PM Saturday June 16, 2012 at Stone Brothers Funeral Chapel, Vero Beach. A funeral service will be held 1PM Sunday June 17, 2012 at Cox-Gifford Funeral Home Chapel, Vero Beach. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Arrangements are under the direction of Stone Brothers Funeral Home and Chapel.