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Ruth Hayes, 84, Gradyville, Adair Co., KY (1930-2014)

She was the matriarch of a large, highly regarded west Adair County, KY, family. She was the daughter of the late Frank & Della Gibbons Bennett and the widow of Johnnie Hayes. She leaves 15 direct and two step living descendants. Mrs. Hayes was a member of Gradyville United Methodist Church and a homemaker
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Ruth Hayes age 84 years a resident of Summit Manor Health & Rehab Center, Columbia, KY, formerly of the Gradyville community passed away Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 10:35amCT, at Summit Manor, Columbia, KY.

Funeral services will be Friday, October 3, 2014 at 1pmCT, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, with Rev. Mark Lile the officiating clergy. Interment will be in Union Cemetery, 174 Milltown Church Road, Columbia, KY. Visitation is after 4pmCT, Thursday, October 2, 2014, at the funeral home.

Pallbearers: Bradley Hayes, Kenton Hayes, Jordan Haynes, Dustin Bradshaw, and Darren Bradshaw.

Ruth Hayes, 84, Gradyville, Adair Co., KY (1930-2014)

She was born on Thursday, May 1, 1930 in Adair County, KY. She was the daughter of the late Frank & Della Gibbons Bennett. She died Wednesday, October 1, 2014, in Columbia, Adair County, KY, at the age of 84 years, five months.

She was the widow of Johnie Hayes who preceded her in death on Jan. 28, 1993.

She is survived by the following:
  • Two sons: Dean (Tonya) Hayes of Columbia, KY; and Dale (Sheila) Hayes of Columbia, KY

  • Six grandchildren

  • Seven great grandchildren

  • Two step-great grandchildren

  • Several nieces, nephews

  • A host of other relatives and friends
She was preceded in death by two great grandchildren.

Mrs. Hayes was a member of Gradyville United Methodist Church & a homemaker.

Expression of sympathy may take the form of a donation to Alzheimer's Association and maybe made at the funeral home.

Send a condolence to the family of Ruth Hayes

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, , 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, in charge of funeral arrangements

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