Freeda Lee Hayes, 89, of Mt. Vernon, passed away October 28, 2019, at her home.
She was born June 1, 1930, in Springfield, Illinois, the daughter of George and Verbie Williams. On November 25, 1946, in Mt. Vernon, she married James Hayes, and he survives. She attended Old Union Baptist Church.
In addition to her husband, James Hayes of Mt. Vernon; she is survived by two sons, Mark L. Hayes of Mt. Vernon and Mike Hayes of Calvert City, Kentucky; and three grandkids, Tyler Hayes of Brookhaven, Mississippi, Melissa Hayes of Calvert City, and Valerie Hayes of Mt. Vernon.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother, and three sisters.
Graveside Funeral services for Mrs. Hayes will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, November 1, 2019, at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, with Rev. Randy Hayes officiating. Online condolences may be made at www.osbornfuneral.com, or on the Osborn Funeral Home Facebook page.