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Maye L. Bolton

Published: 12/03/2012

Maye L. Bolton

Died: Nov. 30, 2012

FALL BRANCH -- Maye L. Pickering Bolton, 77, of Kingsport, passed away Friday at the Skilled Nursing Facility of Life Care Center of Gray following a lengthy illness.

Born in Wakenva, Va., she was a resident of Remington House Assisted Living Facility in Kingsport.

Maye was the widow Grover Charles Bolton, who passed away June 26, 2007. They were married on June 2, 1953, and were married for 54 years.

She was a founder and owner of Sew-Vac Sales and Service, which was founded in 1974 in Greeneville and Kingsport with branches in Lee and Abingdon, Va.. She retired in 2000.

She was a member of Pine Grove Free Will Baptist Church for many years, and later Homeland Baptist Church.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents: Robert S. and Rose Holbrook Pickering; a sister: Tony Kistler; and four brothers: Clarence Cooper, Frank Cooper, Bruce Cooper, and Arthur Cooper.

Survivors include her son: Robert "Bob" Bolton of Kingsport; her daughters: P. Darlene Bryant and spouse, Charles, of Memphis, Audrey "Susie" Bolton of Kingsport, and Teresa L. Bass and husband, Gary, of Rock Hill, S.C.; her grandchildren: Angela Neas Gilmore and Brett N. Neas of Memphis, Hannah and Alex Bass of Rock Hill, and Jamey Bolton of Kingsport; her great-grandchildren: Mackenzie, Bailey and Hayden Gilmore of Memphis; two sisters: Joann Ward of Greeneville and Rosie Ferguson of Detroit, Mich.; three brothers: Raymond J. Cooper of Detroit, Mich., Robert "Deed" Pickering of Orange, Va., and the Rev. Walter "Bud" Pickering of Jonesborough; her sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law: Kermit and Marie Bolton of Church Hill, Paul and Genevieve Bolton of Chuckey, Waylon and Nancy Bolton of Baileyton, and Bill and Judy Bolton of Greeneville; a very special friend: Emory Childress of Kingsport; several nieces and nephews; and the many friends she made during her life.

The family expressed a special thanks to family friends, Kathy and Jim Sarbaugh of West Virginia, and Judy and Arley Partin of Fall Branch; to the staffs of Remington House Assisted Living Facility, where she was a resident for most of the past three years, and the Skilled Nursing Facility at Life Care Center in Gray.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. today at Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Home, Fall Branch, with the funeral service following at 7 p.m. in the chapel. Pastor J.W. Depew will officiate. The eulogy will be given by her son, Bob Bolton.

Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday in Pine Grove Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Charles Bryant, Brett Neas, Gary Bass, Alex Bass, Jamey Bolton, Arley Partin, and Dwight Morrison.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

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