M. Inez Hayes
95 years, a resident of Greenfield passed away Wednesday night April 11, 2012 at Hancock Regional Hospice Unit, Greenfield. She was born August 26, 1916 in Pike County, Indiana to the late Claude Corn and Elva (Taylor) Corn-Chambers.
Inez was a graduate of Velpen High School, member of Greenfield Christian Church and the Greenfield Christian Church Spirit Sowers and Rebekah Circle. She was also a member of the Eden Order of the Eastern Star # 101 and the Gleaners Home Economics Club. As a licensed cosmetologist for 10 years she owned and operated her own beauty shop. She was an avid reader, gardener and loved to cross-stitch.
She is survived by her daughter, Janet (Russ) Hayes Hodgkin of Pittsboro, IN; son, Philip (Pam) Hayes of Wilkinson; 3 grandchildren, Brandon (Becky) Hayes, Warren (Michelle) White, Wayne White; 5 great-grandchildren, Jeremy, Kristen, Emily, Sydney, Aubrey; step-grandchildren, Teresa (Jeffrey) Susong, Craig (Lynn) Hodgkin; step-great-grandchildren, Tyler Susong, Trevor Susong, Elaina Hodgkin, and Kelsea Hodgkin.
She was preceded in death by her husband in 1987, Martin L. Hayes, who was the former Indiana State Highway Commission Executive Director and her brother, Gerald Corn.
A celebration of life service will be at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, April 16, 2012 in Stillinger Family Funeral Home, Pasco Chapel of Greenfield. Friends may call Monday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home. Burial will be at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday April 17, 2012 in Walnut Grove Cemetery in Velpen, IN.
Memorial contributions may be sent to the Greenfield Christian Church, 23 N. East Street, Greenfield, Indiana 46140
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