Jewel Louise Hayes, age 86, of Greeneville died Sunday, September 29, 2019 at Greeneville Community Hospital East.
She had worked at Ball Zinc, Hurd Lock and retired from EcoQuest. She was a former member of Liberty Freewill Baptist Church and attended as often as she could. Mrs. Hayes was a strong advocate for the Greeneville-Greene County Humane Society and loved flowers and gardening.
She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Deborah and Rick Bradberry of Limestone; her son, Michael Hayes and Jamie Brickhouse of New York; two grandchildren, Brandon Estepp and Lindsey Estepp and Kisha Hickerson of Alanta, GA; brothers, Norman Duncan, Carl Duncan and Gene Duncan; one sister, Juanita Burgner and several nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Hayes was preceded in death by a brother, Charlie Duncan and her parents, Mack and Neva Duncan.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 pm Thursday in the chapel of Doughty-Stevens Funeral Home with Rev. John Buchanan officiating. Interment will follow in Liberty FWB Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from noon-2 pm preceding the funeral service at Doughty-Stevens Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be Doug Duncan, Tim Duncan, Ronnie Broyles and Jimmy Hope.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Greeneville-Greene County Humane Society at 950 Hal Henard Road, Greeneville, TN 37743.
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