Originally created 12/07/00

Mrs. Mary Hayes



Mrs. Mary Powell Hayes, 79, died Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2000, at her residence.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. today at Westover Memorial Park with the Revs. Robert Fain and Steph Britt officiating.

Mrs. Hayes, a native of Edgefield County, S.C., had retired as an accountant from DuPont. She was a member of Augusta Country Club and Church of the Good Shepherd.

Survivors include a daughter, Phyllis Strozier, Augusta; a brother, Ralph Carter Powell, Augusta; three sisters, Marjorie Powell Sexton, Tampa, Fla., Lucy Bernice Powell, Columbia, and Ola Powell Banks, Augusta; and four grandchildren and a great-grandchild.

Memorials may be made to Church of the Good Shepherd, 2230 Walton Way, Augusta, GA 30904; or to St. Joseph Hospice, 2240 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta, GA 30904.

Friends may call at the residence of Phyllis Strozier, 1131 Belmont Drive.

Platt's Funeral Home, Crawford Avenue, is in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle Dec. 7, 2000