MOREHOUSE - Mary Elizabeth Hays, 76, died March 28, 2003, at Sells Rest Home in Matthews.
Born Sept. 16, 1926, in Clifton, Tenn., she was the daughter of the late Jim and Delphie Flippo.
Her husband, James David Hays, preceded her in death in 1973.
Survivors include: two sons, Jackie Hays of Morehouse and Danny Greeson of Eldon; two daughters, Ethyl Faye Hays of Morehouse and Patsy Barnett of Canalou; two brothers, W.I. Gifford of Possom Trot, Ky., and Malcom Flippo of Waynesboro, Tenn.; one sistr, Dot "Rothenell" Lineberry of Waynesboro; seven grandchildren, Jonathan Hays, Jackie Hays Jr. and Jimmy Chaffin of Morehouse, Tawny Divetro of Henderson, Ky., Christina Greeson of Jefferson City, Charlie Greeson of Eldon and Alicia Beeler of Paducah, Ky.; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Two sisters, Irma Hurley and Eddie Williams, also preceded her in death.
Visitation is from 10 a.m. Monday until service time at 11 a.m. at Ponder Funera Home in Sikeston.
Burial will follow in Garden of Memories Cemetery in Sikeston.