Paddy Mayes

Adair Bushyhead "Paddy" Mayes , born March 17th, 1885 in Locost Grove, OK, was a professional baseball player from 1909-1912. Mayes died in Fayetteville, AR.


Mayes lived Fayetteville, AR before his death. He died there on May 28th, 1963 and was buried in nearby Farmington Cemetery.1


"Adair B. (Paddy) Mayes, 78, died yesterday afternoon at his home at 722 Vandeventer. He wasa retired employee of Continental Oil Company in Ponca City, Okla. He attended the Cherokee Seminary at Tahlequah Okla., and for a number of years played professional baseball with the Philadelphia Phillies. He was born March 17, 1885 in Mayes County, Okla., the son of George Washington and Sarah Jane Taylor Mayes. Survivors include the widow, Estella of the home; one daughter, Mrs. Marie Kittrell of Fayetteville; one brother,' Lindsey of Locust Grove, Okla. and one grandson. Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday in Moore's Chapel. Burial in Farmington Cemetery."2


Statistics at Baseball-Reference.com.
1 Northwest Arkansas Times, 5/29/1963
2 Northwest Arkansas Times, 5/29/1963

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