She was born Oct. 16, 1919, in Mississippi as the daughter of William and Lucy Harris Jenkins. She graduated from Brazil High School with the Class of 1937. She married Roy B. Hayes in 1937. She was a member of the Second Baptist Church and had worked at CBS Records in Terre Haute for 13 years before her retirement.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Roy Nov. 10, 1958, and two brothers George Jenkins and William Jenkins Jr.
She is survived by one niece Billie Jones, Brazil, two cousins Jacqueline Rhodes, Indianapolis, and Elvira Wright, Washington, Ind., and other extended family.
Visitation will be 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday, July 6, at Moore Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Monday, at the funeral home with Pastor Johnnie White officiating. Burial will follow at Cottage Hill Cemetery, Brazil.
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