Willie Mayfield

Avenal State Prison (ASP) reported the passing of retired Associate Warden Willie Mayfield on April 17.

Mr. Mayfield started his career with CDCR on Jan. 31, 1985, at the California Rehabilitation Center as a Procurement & Services Officer II. On Jan. 1, 1990, he promoted to ASP as a Business Manager II. At ASP, he promoted to Correctional Business Manager I, on January 6, 1994, and then promoted to Correctional Administrator on March 1, 1998. Mr. Mayfield officially retired from ASP on May 1, 2004, as an Associate Warden.

Viewing: Friday, April 24, 4-7 p.m., Phipps-Dale Mortuary, 420 W. D St., Lemoore.
Funeral: Saturday, April 25, 11 a.m., South Valley Church, 1050 W. Bush St., Lemoore.
Burial will follow at Lemoore Cemetery, 14491 N. Lemoore Ave., Lemoore


2 Responses

  1. Mike Poulos Saturday, April 25, 2015 / 9:33 am

    Great man, great leader. Going to miss you, Willie. My thoughts and prayers for you and your family. Look forward to the time when I can see you again.

  2. Dez Timmons Thursday, April 23, 2015 / 3:52 pm

    I really enjoyed working with Mr. Mayfield. He had a great sense of humor and loved to tell jokes. He was a family oriented, compassionate and loving man. I learned a lot from him. He will be missed dearly.
    Now you can play dominoes with Mr. Edwards in heaven.

    RIP, my dear friend.

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