Frederick Sprigg Hays, Sr

Frederick Sprigg Hays, Sr

Birth
Barnesville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Death 17 Oct 1973 (aged 80)
Frederick, Frederick County, Maryland, USA
Burial Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Plot Central Ave North, Lot 12, Site 9a
Memorial ID 50364295 · View Source
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Parents:
- Leonard Isaac Jones Hays [1838-1901]
- Mary Eliza Waters (White) Hays [1867-1960]

Married Eleanor Merryman (Ray) on October 10, 1923 in Montgomery County.

Children:
- Elizabeth Ray Hays Tolbert [1925-2014]
- Mary White Hays Lok
- Frederick Sprigg Hays [1928-1952]

Obituary
October 17, 1973

F. Sprigg Hays, 80, a Barnesville, Md. farmer and a charter member of the Maryland-Virginia Mild Producers Association, died yesterday in Frederick Memorial Hospital.

Mr. Hays was born on a farm in Barnesville that has been in the Hays family since 1775. He and a brother, R. Shirley, who died less than three months ago, had been members of the mile producers association for more than 50 years.

Mr. Hays also was a member of the Montgomery County Farm Bureau.

He was a graduate of Richard Montgomery High School and Strayer Business College.

He leaves a wife, the former Eleanor Merryman Ray; two daughters, Mrs. Elizabeth Ray Tolbert and Mrs. Mary White Lok, and a brother, Dr. Leonard Hays, all of Barnesville, and several grandchildren. His son, Lt. Frederick Sprigg Hays, Jr., was killed in action in the Korean War.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the home, with burial at Monocacy Cemetery.

Funeral Notice
The Washington Post -

On Wednesday, October 17, 1973, at Frederick Memorial Hospital, F. Sprigg Hays of Barnesville, Md., son of the late Leonard I. and Mary White Hays; husband of Eleanor Ray Hays, and father of Mrs. Elizabeth H. Tolbert, Mrs. Mary White Lok, and the late Frederick S. Hays Jr; brother of Dr. Leonard Hays.

Friends may call at the Hilton Funeral Home, Barnesville, Md. on Thursday and Friday 7 to 9 p.m. Services will be held from his late home in Barnesville on Saturday, October 20, at 11 a.m. Interment in Monocacy Cemetery, Beallsville, Md.

In lieu of flowers, kindly make contributions to St. Peter's Episcopal Church Building Fund, Poolesville, Md.


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  • Maintained by: Jane Hatch
  • Originally Created by: Cameron Disney Darby
  • Added: 28 Mar 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 50364295
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Frederick Sprigg Hays, Sr (23 Jul 1893–17 Oct 1973), Find a Grave Memorial no. 50364295, citing Monocacy Cemetery, Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Jane Hatch (contributor 47147687) .