It is with great sadness to tell the boxing community and all that
24-year old Asia Kim Mays, a professional boxer, has died on August 8th.
Asia lived in Denver, Colorado at the time, and WBAN is in the
process of contacting her friends and anyone who knew her to
contribute information so that we can have a tribute page on WBAN.
Mays passed away
unexpectedly at her residence on August 8, 2007 in Colorado Springs.
She was born September 3, 1982 in Fayetteville North Carolina to the
union of Norman and Kim (Punson) Mays. She enjoyed boxing, fitness
competition, aerobics and traveling. She leaves to cherish her
memory, her son William Mays and a host of other relatives and
friends. Visitation will be held from 4-6 pm, Monday August 13, 2007
at Angelus Funeral Directors 2535 Airport Rd. Funeral Services will
be held at 1:00 pm Tuesday August 14, at Angelus Funeral Directors.
Interment at Evergreen Cemetery. Published in The Gazette on
Anyone who would like to send a condolence to WBAN to Asia
and her friends and family, go
A friend of Asia made a video tribute to her:
My condolences to the family and friends on your loved on. I had the
honor of rendering military honors at the funeral and I just wanted
to say, may God be with you and comfort you in your time of loss.
A1C Sellers of Colorado Springs
I never met Asia Mays,but I heard of
her.God is with her now and all prayers will carry on for family
and loved ones.She was a woman that stood by,encourage herself
to be a good athlete,a woman...strength under control.Courage on
the inside,not the outside.May God Bless the family and loved
ones.In Christ, Brenda Bell Drexel "Tiger Lady" USA '07
You will be missed. Thanks for
fighting on our shows. Steve Mestas
Also, there is a
Guestbook on Asia on the Gazette, please take time to post your
thoughts on this Guestbook: Link