Roma G. Mayes Industrial nurse


Services for Roma G. Mayes, a retired industrial nurse and Brooklyn resident, will be held at 1 p.m. today at the First Baptist Church of Brooklyn, 3801 Sixth St.

Mrs. Mayes, who had cancer, died Feb. 6 at Mercy Medical Center. She was 69.

She had recently retired after 20 years with Locke Insulator Inc. Earlier, she worked many years in the office of Dr. Albert R. Wilkerson, a surgeon.

The former Roma G. Johnson was a native of Baltimore whose father had practiced medicine in Brooklyn. She was a graduate of Eastern High School and the Franklin Square Hospital nursing school.

She was a member of the American Association of Occupational Health Nurses.

Mrs. Mayes is survived by a son, John S. Mayes Jr. of Baltimore; and two granddaughters.

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