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“Dear Hayes family, I'm sorry to hear about your mom. Arlene said she enjoyed your mom's Johnny cake but I can't recall ever getting one. Can I have...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: JANE Rhoades - columbus, OH

“To the Hayes family I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. She was a wonderful mother, grandmother & mother-in-law. She was a...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Carmelita Knight - Melbourne, FL

“I was sorry to hear of your loss, but pleased to learn you had had been blessed with your mother"s company for so many years. ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: Tom Severns - Westerville, OH

“To my cousins Jack, Jim, Jerry, Janet, Jean and Julie It was very sad to hear of the passing of Aunt Lib. My thoughts and prayers are with all of...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Glena McAfee Frederick - Salem, OH

“Lib was like a mother to me and i am greatly saddened ,She was an awesome lady ,I have very fond memories of her and wib during my childhood, they...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: kathy bassett - quaker, OH

“Very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Hayes Family. ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Chris, Karlee, Camryn and Carter Gebhart - OH

“Heath, Aimee & Family, So sorry to hear of your grandmothers passing. Our thoughts & prayers are with you all. Jeff, Deena and Austin McKee ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Deena McKee - Cambridge, OH

“The Hayes family is in our thoughts and prayers. Our condolences, North Elementary PTAG ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: North Elementary PTAG - Cambridge, OH

“I am so sorry to hear about your mom. I will always remember her warm smile and her wonderful Johnny cakes. Your mom will always be part of my...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Arlene Fordyce Bailey - OH

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Elizabeth E. "Lib" Hayes, 87 of Cambridge, died Sunday, Mother's Day (May 9, 2010) surrounded by family. She was born December 18, 1922 in Guernsey County, a daughter of the late George S. and Abby (Hill) Duke. As a young lady Mrs. Hayes was an employee of the former Cambridge Glass Company before marrying the love of her life spending the rest of her life as a devoted homemaker. She also baby sat numerous children who still affectionately call her Nanny. She was Protestant by faith and was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She enjoyed doing crossword puzzles and had quite a green thumb. In addition to her parents, she was preceeded in death by her husband Wilbur L. Hayes, whom she married February 16, 1946; three brothers, Jack, George and Jim, an infant brother and three sisters Leona, Rachael Jane and Zella, and a grandson, Paul Hayes. She leaves three daughters, Janet (Danny) Roe of Cambridge, Jean (Walt) Lawrence of Pickerington, Julie (Roger) Gotcher of Cambridge; three sons, Jack (Paulette) Hayes of Florida, Jim (Sharon) Hayes of Cambridge, and Jerry (Donna) Hayes of Stow; nineteen grandchildren, John Hayes, Heath (Aimee) Hayes, Heather (Kyle) Hamilton, Biff (Melissa) Hayes, Dale (Lisa) Eibel, Brandon (Kacey) Hayes, Danielle Maximo, Jesse Hayes, Rob (Sahara) Boles, Erin Hayes, Kristin Roe, Dennis Roe, Breanne (Adrianne) Duke, Abby (Jeff) Duke, Nathan Lawrence, Bradly (Kacee) Gregg, Tim Gregg and Jordan Gotcher; sixteen great grandchildren, Bradford and Abby Hayes, Jennifer and Jessica Hayes, Zack and Matti Chrisman, Hunter and Kole Hamilton, Easton and Jhett Eibel, Kenley Hayes, Landen Hayes, Aubrey and Ashley Duke-Ward and Bradyn and Mason Gregg and several nieces and nephews. Visitation will be on Tuesday, May 11, from 4 to 8 pm at Bundy-Law Funeral Home. The service will be on Wednesday, May 12, 2010 at 11 am. Rev. Sturman Moore will officiate the service with burial following in Center Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Guernsey County Cancer Society 927 E. Wheeling Ave. Suite 205 Cambridge, Ohio 43725. On line condolences may be sent to the family at www.bundy-lawfuneralhome.com.

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