|Birth: ||Jun. 15, 1961|
|Death: ||May 1, 2007|
Christy Smith Hayes, 45, died Tuesday, May 1, 2007 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. She was a native of Ft. Gaines (Clay Co, GA) but had lived in Appling County most of her life. Mrs. Hayes was a member of Dunn Memorial Baptist Church. She was a member of the Georgia Educators Association and was a Teacher at the Baxley Wilderness Institute. Christy was preceded in death by her parents, Leavie Carl and Vivian Willene McLeod Smith.
She is survived by her husband, Larry G. Hayes of Baxley; brother and sister-in-law, the Rev. Creig and Sandra Smith of Baxley; two step-sons, Bryan (Melissa) Hayes of Baxley and Glynn (Denise) Hayes of Douglas; five step-grandchildren, Addie, Mikayla, Steve, Cody and Charlie; and several aunts and uncles also survive.
Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, May 4 from Swain Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jack Peeler and the Rev. Rick Brown officiating. Interment followed in Graham United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were Bryan Hayes, Glynn Hayes, Paul Batton and Charlie Davis.
Honorary pallbearers were Staff and Students of Baxley Wilderness Institute.
Musical selections were rendered by Tara Boyette, Kara Miller and Julie Brown.
Swain Funeral Home was in charge of funeral arrangements.
Leavie Carl Smith (1929 - 1996)
Vivian Willene McLeod Smith (1932 - 2005)
Graham United Methodist Church Cemetery
Created by: Wiregrass Irisheyes
Record added: May 14, 2007
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