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Evelyn Marie Devoe Mayfield
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Birth: May 8, 1928
Sedgwick County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jan. 30, 1994
Sedgwick County
Kansas, USA

A childhood polio survivor, she left her body to the University of Kansas Medical Center for research. It was later cremated and the ashes returned to her family and scattered in the mountains of Washington State.


Evelyn Marie Mayfield, 65 of Augusta, died Sunday, January 30, 1994. Memorial services are 10 a.m. Thursday at Dunsford Funeral Home.

She was born May 8, 1928, in Wichita, to Pearl Brown. In August 1950 she and Paul Mayfield were married. He preceded her in death. She was a homemaker and a member of the Fairview Baptist Church.

Survivors include son, Larry of Augusta, daughter, Sharon Coots of Lyndon, Wash., brothers, Dick Mauk, Jim Mauk, both of California, four grandchildren, three great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a sister, Jean.

Memorials are to the American Heart Association. (El Dorado Times, Feb. 2, 1994)

Family links: 
  Pearl Isabel Brown Mauk (1908 - 1972)
  Paul Edward Mayfield (1923 - 1992)*
  Lawrence E. Mayfield (1952 - 2002)*
  Evelyn Marie Devoe Mayfield (1928 - 1994)
  Richard LaVoy Mauk (1930 - 2004)*
  Jeanie Doris Mauk Sanders (1932 - 1989)*
*Calculated relationship
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
Specifically: Scattered in the mountains of Washington State
Created by: Kent Mauk
Record added: Jan 05, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23762420

- Robyn Sanders
 Added: Apr. 12, 2014

- Judy Mayfield
 Added: Aug. 25, 2009

- Kent Mauk
 Added: Jan. 5, 2008

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