Stella Marie Hayes, 65, of Marshall, formerly of Salisbury, died Thursday, Feb. 12, 2004, at the Living Center in Marshall.
Memorial graveside services were held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 15, at Eastlawn Memory Gardens Cemetery in Salisbury and were under the direction of Summerville Funeral Home in Salisbury.
Born May 17, 1938, in Salisbury, she was the daughter of the late John Oliver and Georgia Rebecca Ellington Hayes. She had lived in Salisbury and Marshall for the past eight years. She had worked as a housekeeper for the Marshall Habilitation Center in Marshall for 23 years, retiring in 2000. She attended the Church of God in Christ in Marshall.
Survivors include one daughter, Elizabeth Fay Hayes of Marshall; one brother, Kenneth Hayes of Moberly; one sister, Mildred Smith of Marshall; one grandson; and several nieces and nephews.