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Milton T Ayers

January 23, 1940 ~ April 22, 2018 (age 78)


Mr. Milton T. Ayers of Millsboro, DE passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 22, 2018 at Beebe Medical Center in Lewes.  He was 78 years old.


Mr. Ayers was born in Belle Haven, VA on January, 23, 1940 to the late Isaac and Rachel West Ayers.  In addition to his parents he is also preceded in death by his wife Vida B. Ayers in 2004, a son Billy G. Johnson in 2017 as well as his siblings, Lillie, DeLois, Jeanette, Hattie, Elizabeth, Magdelene and Joseph.


Milton retired from the State of Delaware Highway Department where he worked as a mechanic for approximately 39 years. 


He is survived by two sons, Milton T. Ayers, Jr. of Milford, DE; and Ronnell Ayers of Millsboro, DE; a special granddaughter whom Mr. Ayers raised as his own, Dishonda Boyers along with her children, Joshua, Ja’ Riah, Terreana, and Ta’Keah.  He is also survived by six grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.


A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at Friendship United Methodist Church, 30983 Friendship Road, Millsboro, DE, 19966, where friends may call from 10:00 A.M. – 11:00 AM for a time of viewing and visitation.

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