Mildred Hayworth, 87, of San Angelo, formerly of Big Spring, passed away Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, in San Angelo. |
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 25, 2016, at Myers and Smith Chapel with Chaplain Kevin McSpadden officiating. Burial will follow at Trinity Memorial Park.
Mildred was born Aug. 10, 1929, in McKinney, Texas, to Josie Vennie Dalton Alexander and James Sidney Alexander. She came to Big Spring in 1952 from McKinney and married L.D. Hayworth on Feb. 12, 1969, in Big Spring. He preceded her in death on Jan. 15, 2001. She relocated to San Angelo in 2008. She was a volunteer at Scenic Mountain Medical Center as well as Baptist Retirement Center. She was a homemaker, but also had been a service clerk at Sears. Her loves were cooking for others and working in her flower garden. She also loved fishing and R.V. camping, especially at Inks Lake. She was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church in San Angelo, and was a member of Trinity Baptist Church while in Big Spring.
Mildred is survived by two sons, Tony Stewart and wife Robbie of Dublin, Texas, and Farley Hayworth and wife Tonda of Lubbock; four daughters, Beth Perry and husband Mike, Lydia Eubank and husband Alan, all of Lubbock, Melanie Craven of Lubbock, and Diann Mayo and husband Bobby of San Angelo; 17 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.
Mildred was preceded in death by her parents and husband along with two granddaughters: Jennifer Dominguez and Cathy Hickox; and three brothers, Hubert Alexander, Curtis Alexander, and Porter Alexander and son-in-law Richard Craven.
Grandsons will be pallbearers.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials to Baptist Retirement Community Auxiliary, 902 N. Main, San Angelo, Texas, 76903.
Arrangements are by Myers and Smith Funeral Home. Pay your respects online at www.myersandsmith.com.
Published in Big Spring Herald from Nov. 24 to Nov. 25, 2016