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Retha (Knowles) Hayes

August 26, 1925 ~ December 27, 2019 (age 94)



Mrs. Retha Knowles Hayes, 94 of Salemburg passed away on Friday, Dec. 27, 2019 at her home.

The funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM Monday, Dec. 30 at Holland’s Chapel Pentecostal Holiness Church with Rev. Billy Hall and Rev. Christi Christianson officiating. Burial will follow in the Sunrise Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. Hayes was a native of Sampson County, the daughter of Wiley C. and Chellie Holland Knowles. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Lewis “Bill” Hayes; son, Billy Ray Hayes; sister, Frances Guinn; and brothers, Mixton, Earl, Wiley Dixon, Sam, David and C. T. Knowles. She was a homemaker.

She is survived by her daughter, Helen Hayes of the home; sister, Zola Crumpler of Clinton and several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM Sunday evening at Butler Funeral Home in Roseboro and at other times at the home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Holland's Chapel Pentecostal Holiness Church.

Services entrusted to Butler Funeral Home, 401 W. Roseboro Street, Roseboro, NC

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December 29, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Butler Funeral Home
401 W. Roseboro Street
Roseboro, NC 28382

Funeral Service
December 30, 2019

2:00 PM
Hollands Chapel Pentecostal Holiness Church
2069 Huntley School Road
Roseboro, NC 28382

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