Wayne Keith Mayfield
August 24, 1954 — September 25, 2023
Wayne Keith Mayfield, 69, passed away on September 25, 2023, at his home.
Wayne was born on August 24, 1954, in Meade, Kansas. At the age of three Wayne was adopted with his two brothers, Ron, age five, and Ed, age 18 months by George and Orlena Mayfield. They joined another younger brother, Tim who was seven months old.
He graduated from Enid High School in Enid, Oklahoma in 1972. Then he moved back to Des Moines area for the remainder of his life. He was proud that he studied electrical engineering at ITT.
In 1980 he married Cynthia Sparks and he raised two children, Robb Sparks and Tabetha (Naylor) Berry as his own.
Wayne lived a quiet life and enjoyed watching wrestling, food shows, and football, especially the Iowa Hawkeyes and Seattle Seahawks. He loved to fish and went to surrounding lakes on his boat with Debbie and Bennie. He was known for his artistic ability and his love of classic cars.
He is survived by his brothers, Ron Mayfield of Enid, OK, Ed Mayfield of Fairview, OK, and Tim Mayfield of Birmingham, AL; significant other spouse, Debbie Hail; step-children, Dianna Hail, Ben Hail, Robb Sparks, and Tabetha Berry; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and many nephews, nieces and friends.
Wayne was preceded in death by his mother, Orlena; father, George Mayfield; and stepson, Corey Hail.
A visitation will be held Tuesday, October 3, 2023, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. followed by a funeral service at 12:00 p.m. at Hamilton’s Southtown Funeral Home, 5400 SW 9th Street.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the family in loving memory of Wayne.
Condolences may be expressed at www.HamiltonsFuneralHome.com.