Albert ‘Bud’ R. May, 86 of Dundas, formerly of Decatur, passed away peacefully at 1:12 AM on Saturday, August 7, 2021 at Carle Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Visitation will be from 11 AM - 12:30 PM on Friday, August 13, 2021 in the chapel of Thrasher Family Funeral Home in Olney. The funeral service will be immediately following the visitation. Burial will be at Dundas Cemetery in Dundas. Ric May will be officiating.
Bud was born on September 10, 1934, in Milmine, IL the son of Oscar and B. Alice (Williams) May. He later married Myrtle King on August 3, 1958 in Decatur. She preceded him in death on December 18, 2006.
He worked as a carpenter for many years and during that time he worked with his brother. He loved tinkering with things and fixing them. He enjoyed fishing when he was younger. He attended Church of God.
Bud is survived by his 3 sons Allan May (Rhonda) of Dundas, Terry May (Michelle) of Dundas and Eric May (Diane) of Dundas; 2 daughters Becky McWhirter of West Liberty and Tina Barcroft-Stajduhar (Chris) of Jacksonville, IL; brother Roger May of Olney; sister-in-law Betty May of Port Orange, FL; 20 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and his faithful furry companion Sissy.
He is preceded in death by his wife Myrtle May, parents Oscar and Alice May, 2 brothers Jack May and Corky May, infant sister Shirley May and 2 sisters-in-law Rosie May and Darlene May.
Memorials can be sent to the Dundas Ruritan in memory of Albert ‘Bud’ R. May.
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