Elynor May, born on May 9, 1925, in Aberdeen, Wash., passed away April 11, 2008. She was a 55-year resident of Del Norte County.

She was an avid clam digger and loved growing flowers. She enjoyed playing bingo and going to the casino until macular degeneration took her eyesight.

She is survived by her sons, Chuck and wife Maxine May of Crescent City; Gary and wife Marcia May of Cove, Ore.; daughters Cheryl and husband Punky Scott of Fort Dick; Linda and husband Bill Thompson of Afton, Wyo.; and Debra and husband Scott Grasley of Lebanon, Ore; sister Doris Bush of Tulsa, Okla.; special care givers, Jeff Bartley, Misty Leavitt and Sharon Gillespie; 16 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.

No services will be held. Arrangements are under the direction of Wier's Mortuary Chapel of Crescent City.