Addie Hays

Wednesday, July 7, 2004

SIKESTON, Mo. -- Addie Mae Hays, 73, of Steele, Mo., formerly of Sikeston, died Sunday, July 4, 2004, at River Oaks Care Center in Steele.

She was born July 15, 1930, in Newport, Ark., daughter of John and Nettie Richards Wallace. She married James Merrill Hays.

Survivors include a daughter, Merletta Lambert of Nashville, Tenn.; a grandson; and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers and a sister.

Friends may call at Ponder Funeral Home in Sikeston from 1 to 1:30 p.m. Thursday.

A graveside service will follow at Garden of Memories Cemetery in Sikeston. The Rev. Don Wallace will officiate.