Obituary - Prentiss Henry Mayo - Class of 1981

Prentiss Henry Mayo
Class of 1981


© Published on September 7, 2011

Prentiss Henry Mayo

Block O Prentiss Henry Mayo Jr, June 2, 1963 - August 31, 2011 of Oakland, California. Known to family and friends as "Buzzy", was born in Oakland California on June 2, 1963 to Prentiss Mayo and Ethel Perkins. He attended schools in Oakland, and graduated from Oakland High School in 1981. Shortly after graduation, he enlisted in the United States Air Force and was united in Holy Matrimony to Tammy L. Thompson in Reno Nevada, in 1983. Buzzy was blessed with a career as an Owner/Operator in addition to many years of driving big rigs cross-country for several California companies, he departed this life doing what he loved - driving. He leaves to celebrate his life, his parents Prentiss Mayo and Ethel Wheeler (nee Perkins-Mayo), son Prentiss Mayo III, daughters Aisha and Brandee Mayo, son Elijah Mayo, son Nehemiah Mayo, granddaughter Amieri Mayo, sisters Anita Mayo-Green and Heather Parker-Jones, brothers in law Mitchell Green and David Jones, niece India Green, nephews Jesse and Isaac Green, Justin and Jeremy Jones, Lewis Taylor, and a host of uncles, aunts, cousins and friends. Memorial Services will be held at 2:00 pm, Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at Fouche's Hudson Funeral Home - 3665 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland, CA.