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Betty M. Hayes

September 4, 1940 December 6, 2018
Betty M. Hayes
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Obituary for Betty M. Hayes

Mrs. Betty M. Hayes, age 78 of Carrollton, Georgia, passed away on Thursday evening, December 6, 2018, surrounded by her loving family following a brief illness. She was born September 4, 1940 in Carroll County, Georgia, the daughter of the late Cleveland Geter, Sr. and the late Annie Mae Reynolds Geter. In her working career, she was employed with Tanner Health System, Pine Knoll Nursing Home, and the Carrollton Federal Bank and was a member of the First Baptist Church, Inc. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother, who enjoyed cooking and preparing meals for her family. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Johnny L. Hayes, and her sister, Barbara Crowder. Survivors include her children and their spouses: Robert Lee Banks, Jr. of Savannah, Georgia, Cassandra D. Miller, and husband, Hubert, and Antonio “Tony” Banks, and wife, Contressa, all of Carrollton, Georgia and Amelia Hayes of Taledo, Ohio; brothers and sisters-in-law: Cleveland & Dorothy Geter, Jr., Emanuel & Nettie Geter, and Horace and Margie Geter; brother-in-law, Willie Crowder; ten grandchildren; twenty-two great grandchildren; one great, great grandson; and a host of nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 11:00 AM from First Baptist Church, Inc. with Rev. Fredrick Ricks presiding with eulogy rendered by Dr. Woodrow Johnson, Jr. Mrs. Hayes will be placed in the church at 10:00 AM on Tuesday. Granddaughters and nieces will serve as flower girls. Interment will follow in the Carrollton City Cemetery with grandsons and nephews serving as pallbearers. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday evening from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM. Messages of condolence may be sent to the family at Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel has charge of the arrangements.

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4:00 PM 12/10/2018 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 12/10/2018 7:00:00 PM
Martin & Hightower Funeral Home

1312 South Park Street
Carrollton, GA 30117

Martin & Hightower Funeral Home
1312 South Park Street Carrollton 30117 GA
United States





11:00 AM 12/11/2018 11:00:00 AM
First Baptist Church (Carrollton)

563 Old Bremen Road
Carrollton, GA 30117

Mrs. Hayes will be placed in the church at 10:00 AM on Tuesday.

First Baptist Church (Carrollton)
563 Old Bremen Road Carrollton 30117 GA
United States

Cemetery Details


Carrollton City Cemetery Final Resting Place

512 Alabama Street
Carrollton, GA 30116

512 Alabama Street Carrollton 30116 GA
United States

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