Saturday , February 10, 2018 - 10:00 PM
August 24, 1958 ~ February 4, 2018
Born August 24, 1958, in Rawlins, Wyoming, son of Linda Carol Lay Mayfield and William W. Mayfield; a tiny fighter of four pounds. The courage and strength he was born with shaped him into the extraordinary man he became.
Jed was raised and educated in Utah. He grew up on a ranch which formed his incredible work ethic, he learned that hard work was the road to success in all things. He loved being outdoors. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. He was an exceptional horseback rider and relished pack trips through the beautiful mountains of Utah.
Jed came to Tucson in 1989, to create a family owned business Mayfield Agencies which is now known as Mayfield Financial and Estate Protection Services. For the past seven years he has also been a local radio personality hosting "Worry-Free Financial Radio Show of Tucson." His firm will continue the legacy of trust and confidence Jed devotedly built with his Vice President at the helm.
Jed is a loving husband, a devoted son, an amazing father and a cherished brother. He was a devout member of The Church Of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He shared an amazing testimony through his good works and callings. He was always available to help those in need. His generous heart and larger than life attitude invited all into his world of compassion, friendship, grace and humor.
Jed passed peacefully into the arms of the Lord on Sunday, February 4, 2018, surrounded by his loved ones.
He was preceded in death by his biological mother, Linda Lay Mayfield; his "step" mother, Reva M. Mayfield; grandparents, John R. Lay, Gertrude and Earl Shaw, Melba and Francis Wade and Vernon Hess Mayfield. He is survived by his adoring wife, Kelly Michaelis Mayfield; his father, William W. Mayfield; his children: Melissa (Gabriel) Romo, Justin Mayfield, Austin (Amy) Mayfield, Lindy Mayfield, Wyatt Mayfield, Terra Contessa. His beautiful grandchildren: Rachel, Emily, Gabriel James, Annalise, Owen, Evan, Makayla, Tommy. Siblings Lisa (Victor) Yez, Wayne T. Mayfield, Angela (Mark) Saunders, Kami Mayfield-Beus, Kevin Widdison, Karen W. Ashby; and many, many wonderful nieces and nephews.
Services will be held on Saturday, February 10, 2018, at 11 a.m. in the LDS Chapel, 105 N. Norton, Tucson, AZ. 85719 .
In Lieu of flowers you may wish to make a donation to Saint Jude's in Jed's name.
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