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Mary Irene Hayes Turner
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Birth: Jan. 2, 1859
Wilkes County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jul. 3, 1936
Wilkes County
North Carolina, USA

Daughter of William "Billy" Parks and Mary Elizabeth Moore Hayes. Wife of Welborn Turner.

She was my Great Grand Mother.

Obit from Journal Patriot Newspaper Wilkes County, NC
Date: July 13 1936

Funeral Service For Mrs. Turner

Mrs. Mary Hayes Turner passed away at her home at Cricket, July 3, following an acute heart attack. She was born January 2, 1860, being 76 years, 6 months and one day of age. Surviving her are her husband, W. Turner, and the following eight children:
W.E. , Hamptonville; P.V., Wilkesboro; S.P. , of Wolf Bayou, Arkansas; D.E., of Cricket; Mrs. L.R. Mitchell and Miss Diana Turner, of Statesville; Mrs. P.M. Baity, Gilreath; and Miss Arvie, at home; 32 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren, and one brother, W.C. Hayes, of Gilreath.

Furneral service was held at Grassy Knob church, Iredell county, July 4, conducted by the pastor, Rev. J.N. Brinkly. Special music was rendered by the church choir and a duet "Does Jesus Care", by members of Western Avenue Baptist church of Statesville.

Pallbearers were J.M. Nichols, Monroe Snyder, S.S. Shoemate, L.T. Barnard, H. W. and C.W. Mahaffey. The beautiful floral tribute was carried by Mrs. Dave McLean, Misses Dare Barnard, Winnie, Bessie and Mae McLean, Mesdames C. W. Mahaffey, Bill Link, H.R.Kendall, L.T. Barnard, J.M. Beshears and a number of the grandchildren. Interment followed in the church cemetery.

A consecrated Christian, a loyal and devoted wife, a loving mother, a good neighbor, she numbered her friends by her accquaintance who mourn her passing. She was ever ready to serve her home, her church and her Christ, and will be greatly missed.

Family links: 
  William Parks Hayes (1820 - 1864)
  Mary Elizabeth Moore Hayes (1820 - 1895)
  Welborn/Wilborn P. Turner (1870 - 1945)
  Dinah Mae Turner (1881 - 1950)*
  Pearlie Eva Hayes Baity (1884 - 1968)*
  Wiley Edmond Turner (1888 - 1973)*
  Paris Vaughn Turner (1892 - 1977)*
  Simeon Pervis Turner (1894 - 1982)*
  Dewey Edgar Turner (1898 - 1972)*
  Verdie Lou Turner Mitchell (1899 - 1972)*
  Arvie Elizabeth Turner Bell (1900 - 1987)*
  Elizabeth Louise Hayes Pinnix (1843 - 1911)*
  Matilda Keziah Hayes Tedder (1847 - 1892)*
  William Chappel Hayes (1854 - 1938)*
  Mary Irene Hayes Turner (1859 - 1936)
*Calculated relationship
Grassy Knob Baptist Cemetery
Union Grove
Iredell County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Twylla Turner Teer
Record added: Apr 25, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14064804
Mary Irene <i>Hayes</i> Turner
Added by: Twylla Turner Teer
Mary Irene <i>Hayes</i> Turner
Added by: melanie
Mary Irene <i>Hayes</i> Turner
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Rest in peace.
- melanie
 Added: Feb. 26, 2012

- Twylla Turner Teer
 Added: Apr. 29, 2006

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