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Jones Mortuary, LLC
Thursday May 12th, 2016
5:00pm - 7:00pm

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Chapel of Jones Mortuary
Thursday May 12th, 2016
7:00pm - 9:00pm

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Circle Cemetery-Briceville
Friday May 13th, 2016
11:00am - 12:00pm

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Evelyn Hayes

Evelyn Hayes age 78 of Briceville, TN passed away on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at her home. Evelyn was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She never met a stranger and loved everyone. Evelyn also loved reading and flowers. She was a member of Tennessee Hollow Baptist Church in Briceville. Evelyn is preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Emma Burris; father and mother- in -law, John and Opal Hayes; brother, J.C. Burris; son, Kenny Hayes; sisters- in -law, Sandy Burris and Jean Burris. Evelyn is survived by her husband of 58 years, Billy Hayes of Briceville, TN; sons, Kelly Hayes and fiancé Rebecca Elliott of Lake City, TN and Mark Hayes of Briceville, TN; daughter, Tammy Williams of Briceville, TN and daughter-in-law, Angela Hayes; brothers, Albert Burris and wife Vickey of Lake City, TN, Arville Lee Burris and wife Ruth of Cleveland, OH, and Johnny Burris of Missouri ; sister, Lillie Roland of Briceville, TN; grandchildren, Tesa Sherwood and husband Andy, B.J. Williams, Michael Matlock, Derek Hayes, Ethan Hayes, and Emma Johnson; great grandchildren, Dylan Sherwood, Hayden Sherwood, Chad Williams, Logan Vanover, Maci Williams, Autumn Hayes and a host of other relatives and friends. Evelyn’s family will receive her friends on Thursday, May 12, 2016 from 5:00pm-7:00pm with her funeral service immediately following at 7:00pm in the chapel of Jones Mortuary in Clinton, TN with Ricky Hayes officiating. Evelyn’s interment will be Friday, May 13, 2016 at Circle Cemetery in Briceville, TN at 11:00am.

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Billy and family I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Evelyn but I am she is going to A better home I remember her as A wonderful person. My condolences to the entire family.Jim Brogan

Jim Brogan May 14 2016 12:00 AM

I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I remember Evelyn from my childhood years in Briceville. She was a lovely lady who cared for and liked all of the neighborhood kids. I had not seen Evelyn for many years since I moved away but I do remember her. My condolences to the family and may God give each of you the peace of knowing you will see her again. Nona Wilson

Nona (Tucker) Wilson May 13 2016 12:00 AM

Tammy I know your heart is broken your mommy was your best friend I loved her so much im so so sorry honey my deepest condolences to u and your family love you Tammy

Margo Taylor May 12 2016 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathy.

Jamie Sanders Shepard May 12 2016 12:00 AM

Evelyn was always so good to our family. She invited us into her home like we were her own family. You will be missed sweet Evelyn. I am heartbroken for each of you.

Ann Trail Campbell May 12 2016 12:00 AM

Mark I'm so sorry to hear about your mother's passing. You and your family will be in my prayers.

Carla Braden May 12 2016 12:00 AM

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