PRATT, KANSAS — Karen Louise Mayes, 62, passed away Thursday, May 16, 2019 at Pratt Regional Medical Center. She was born July 31, 1956 in Pratt, the daughter of Merlin B. and Joyce Mae (Carson) Clark. On June 19, 1980, she married Perry Ray Mayes in Haviland. He survives.    

Karen worked for Dillon’s in Human Resources. She was a part of the American Cancer Society and did a lot of volunteering for them. She enjoyed working puzzles and spending time with her family.

Karen is survived by her husband, Perry; daughter, Pashia (Tim) Woody of Camdenton, Missouri; son, Justin Mayes of Pratt; brothers, Gene (Pinki) Clark and Gary Clark both of Pratt; 11 grandchildren; and 2 great grandchildren.

The family will hold a Graveside Memorial Service at 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 21, 2019, at Soldier Creek Cemetery, Belvidere.

Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society in care of Larrison Mortuary, 300 Country Club Road, Pratt. Condolences may be left at