Jean Hales Obituary:
Funeral Date: 8/28/2004
Jean Hales, age 74, of Hamburg died Tuesday August 24, at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello. Born September 7, 1929 at Winchester a daughter of the late Genesis Durham and Mary Sawyer Durham she was a homemaker, member Judson Missionary Baptist Church and the widow of J.C. Hales who died August 2, 1970. Also, preceding her in death were 6 sisters. Survivors are 1 son Clayton Hales of Bald Knob, AR. 3 daughters Wanda Smith of Trego, Wisconsin, Bonnie Payton of Allen, Washington and Lois Kelley of Hamburg. 1 brother J.B. Durham of California. 1 sister Louise Nunley of California. 14 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services were 10:00 a.m. Saturday August 28, Frazerís Chapel with Rev. Ferrell Brashears officiating. Janice Sullivan was organist. Burial was in Outlaw Cemetery in Sumpter by Frazerís Funeral Home of Warren. Active pallbearers were Johnny Taylor, Sr., Jason Kelley, Jacob Vail, Levi Gray, Seth Watkins, Donald Curry, John Parker, Jay Bates and Johnny Kelley.