Bernice Hayes
  • 90 years old
  • Date of birth: Jan 1, 1920
  • Date of passing: Nov 11, 2010
Let the memory of Bernice be with us forever
Bernice Keeton Hayes, 90, a resident of 2559 Tar River Road, died Thursday, November 11, 2010 at Granville Medical Center. A native of Mecklenburg County, Virginia, the widow of Plummer Hayes and the daughter of the late Harry Keeton and Lillie Newton.  She was a member of Enon Baptist Church and a homemaker. Funeral Services will be conducted Saturday, November 13, 2010 at 2:00 PM in the Eakes Funeral Chapel in Oxford by Rev. LeMar Wheeler. Burial will be inMt. Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. Surviving are five daughters, Lillian Robbins (Eric) of Youngsville, Cora Whitt and Barbara Wilson, both of Oxford, Marjorie Hayes of Creedmoor, Nancy Ray of Clayton, three sons, George Hayes of Durham, Roger Hayes of Fuquay Varina, Fleming Hayes of Creedmoor, six grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter Jean H. Hilton. Visitation will be held Saturday, November 13, 2010 from 1:00 – 2:00 PM in the Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford and other times at the home.
Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Wayne Hudson on 13th November 2010

"To the Family Of Bernice Hayes, May God Bless each one of you through this sadden and difficult time. She will be greatly miss by you all and I as well will miss her smiling face when the girls and your mother would come and eat at Bob' BBQ. A small note to let you know that my thoughts and love are with you. She always greeted you with a smile and this precious lady will be missed.  Wayne Hudson"

This tribute was added by Rev. DL Page on 12th November 2010

"Dear Cora and Barbara,
Praying for you both and your family.  May God give you each love, strength, and peace during this difficult time.  I know that you said you all were ready, but it doesn't matter how much we prepare because it still hurts.  Know that it is okay to cry, laugh, and whatever else that you may feel.  Prayers, Love, and Blessings, Pastor Page"

This tribute was added by Brenda Nicks on 12th November 2010

"Remember your Mother will continue to smile down on each of you, as she has now joined the loved ones who went before her. You will see her again and rejoice at that meeting. May God Bless each of you and meet your every need as you say good-bye to this precious lady for just a short time.
May you find peace in your walk with the Lord.
Brenda Nicks."

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