Posted: Friday, February 10, 2012 9:21 pm
The Messenger, February 10, 2012
Adell “Sis” (Glidewell) Hays, 84, of Union City died at her home Feb. 10, 2012.
Services will be 1 p.m. Monday at White-Ranson Funeral Home, with the Rev. Larry Nichols and family members officiating. Burial will follow in East View Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until the hour of services at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons, great-grandsons and grandsons-in-law.
The family requests that memorials be made to the Alzheimers Association.
She was born March 19, 1927, in Clovis, N.M., daughter of the late Elzie and Annie Lou (Woods) Glidewell. She married Frank Hays May 19, 1945. He died Sept. 14, 2011.
She was a homemaker and had been a member of the former First Presbyterian Church in Union City. She attended Union City Second Baptist Church and Mt. Olive Baptist Church near Union City. She enjoyed cooking for her family.
She is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Barbara and the Rev. Larry Nichols and Marsha and Jackie Bone, all of Union City; her son, Mark A. Hays of Union City; six grandchildren, Laurie Nichols of Union City, Blake Nichols of Houston, Drew Nichols of Atlanta, Valerie Beeler of Normal, Ill., Brandy Cox of St. Louis and Erin Janes of Bradford; 12 great-grandchildren; and her sister and brother-in-law, Betty Jo and Bill Smith of Paris.
She was also preceded in death by her brother, John Dee Glidewell.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home website: www.white-ranson.com.