AIKEN, S.C. - Funeral services for Emma Hayes Henry will be held Sunday, June 30, 2002, at 2 p.m., in the chapel of Rivers Funeral Home with Rev. Phillip Lee officiating. Interment will follow in Aiken Memorial Gardens. Mrs. Henry, 92, of Crawford Ave., Aiken, died Thursday June 27, 2002, at Carriage Hills Plantation. She was born November 4, 1909, in Wake County, N.C. to Robert Lee and Cornelia Lee Hayes. She was a retired nurses aid. Survivors include three sons, Billy Matthews, Durham, N.C., Bobby Matthews, Parksville, Phillip Matthews, Aiken, two daughters, Josephine Mangum, Durham, N.C., Ruth Bowen, Durham, a step daughter, Wanda McLaurin, New Bern, N.C., 14 grandchildren, three stepgrandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren, two step great-grandchildren, 11 great-great grandchildren, and two step great-great grandchildren. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Saturday at Rivers Funeral Home, Inc., 715 East Log Road, Aiken, S.C.
The Augusta Chronicle June 29, 2002