Roger Thomas Mayhew, 78, of Troutman, N.C., passed away on Friday, February 5, 2021, at Gordon Hospice House in Statesville, N.C. He was born November 1942 in Iredell County, N.C., the son of the late Earl Thomas Mayhew and the late Edna Hinson Mayhew Beaver.
Mr. Mayhew graduated from Mooresville Senior High School and attended Biscayne Southern College. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He was retired iron worker, steel rigger, and nuclear maintenance technician from Duke Power Company and A.T. Williams Company.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Patricia Brown Mayhew; and son, Roger Steven Mayhew.
He is survived by daughters, Robin Mayhew Griffis, Jennie Alicia McLemore, Candi Mayhew Garcia; sister, Vicki Etchison; five grandchildren, three great grandchildren, two step grandchildren; and a special niece, Tammy Deweese.
A Memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, February 13, at Cavin-Cook Funeral Home Chapel.
Cavin-Cook Funeral Home & Crematory, Mooresville, is serving the Mayhew family. Condolences may be made to the family at www.cavin-cook.com.