ELBERTON – Mattie Mabe Hayes, 84, died Monday, December 14, 2009.
A native of Rowan, N.C., she was the widow of Golden Hayes. She was preceded in death by sons, Sammy and James Witcher.
Survivors include children, Bruce (Linda) Witcher, Peggy (Leland) Milton; daughter-in-law, Lucy Witcher; brother, Otis Mabe; grandchildren, Amanda Thigpen, Bo Witcher, Shelia Wofford, Walton Witcher, Brandy Milton, Scott Strickland; and six great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, December 17, at 3 p.m., in the chapel of Lord & Stephens Funeral Home with the Rev. Ken Thift officiating. Burial will be in the Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday, December 16, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, Danielsville, is in charge of arrangements.