Funeral service for Mrs. Jewell Chrystene Jolley Hayes, age 87, of Elora, will be conducted at 1 PM on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. Tommy Howell officiating. Burial will follow in Elora Cemetery.
Jewell was born on June 3, 1930 in Franklin County, Tennessee to the late Alvie Columbus and Vada Estelle Decker Jolley. She was a seamstress with Serbin Manufacturing and was a faithful Christian. Jewell passed away on February 17, 2018 at her residence.
Survivors include her children, Geneva Roberts Hall of Huntland, Kathy Roberts (Raybon) Morris of Huntland, Diannah Roberts (Kenneth) Golden of Kelso, Betty Edwards (Bobby) Vandiver of Elora, Mary Edwards (Marty) Jones of Huntland, Judy Edwards (Bob) Stockman of Huntland, Sandy Edwards (Dwayne) Steele of Huntland and Dorothy Louise Edwards of Elora; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren; and siblings, Irene Jolley Staggs of Fayetteville, Marshall Allen Jolley of Bedford County and Linda Jolley Walker of Winchester. In addition to her parents, Jewell was preceded in death by her first husband, James Howard Roberts, second husband, James Houston Edwards, third husband, Edward Lewis Hayes; grandson, Daniel Howard Golden; great-grandchildren, Devin Crabtree and Sterling Golden; siblings, Joyce Jolley Steele, Clinton Jefferson Jolley, Arliss Winton Jolley, Mammie Ellen Jolley Pigg and Valda May Jolley; and a brother-in-law, Harvey Emmett Edwards.
Visitation with the family will be from 11 AM until time of service at 1 PM on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at Higgins Funeral Home. Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Jewell Chrystene Jolley Hayes.
So sorry for the loss of your Mother. I know the hurt too well. I hope your memories can out number your tears. Love to all.
Diannah, Betty and entire family,
So sorry to just learn of the passing of your precious loved one. Please accept our most loving and sincere condolences. Praying for all of you.
Love and Blessings,
My thoughts and prays go out to the family.
Loved this woman. Praying for the family in this difficult time.
We are sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you and your family thru this difficult time.
Iam so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you girls at this time. I loved Aunt Jewell she was such a sweet lady. I remember riding with Dorothy to Lincoln to pick her up from a car rider from work and we would have such a good time coming back home. Love You All.
My thoughts and prayers are going out to the family. Jewell was a very precious lady with a kind heart and soul.