Mary Ayres Warren passed away on November 24, 2023, at Humphreys County Nursing Home in Waverly, TN, at the age of 101. She was born on May 16, 1922 at her family home on Pumpkin Creek Road. She spent her life in Humphreys County. She attended school at Glenwood and Waverly Central High School. She was a member of the Waverly United Methodist Church. She was the secretary of the Hart Sunday School Class for a number of years. She was a retired seamstress. She loved to crochet and admired pretty things. She was an avid gardener. In the spring and summer months she could be found in her garden and flowerbeds.
Survivors include one son; Ronald Warren and wife Donna Warren, Two step grandsons; Jay and Ken Riley, One brother; Larry Ayres, and Several nieces and nephews and lots of friends that she loved dearly. Special niece; Deanna Ayres Wilson and Special cousin; Shirley Ayres Davis. Special friends; Betty Haxton and Don and Becky Warren.
She was preceded in death by her parents Thomas Melvin & Alice Ayres, Husband Allen (Piddle) Warren, Brothers, J.W. Ayres, Ray Ayres and Leon Ayres, Sisters Velma Wright, Thelma Wright, and Lou Prufert.
Service will be at Luff-Bowen Funeral Home in Waverly, TN, on December 2. Visitation will be held from 9:00 am until the time of service at 11:00 am. Interment will be at Wyly Cemetery in Waverly. Pastor Chris Thompson will officiate the service.