Dorothy Rose Day Hayes, age 79 of Cherryville passed away Wednesday, March 16, 2022 at Robin Johnson Hospice House. She was born August 19, 1942 in Lincoln County to the late Fred Columbus and Velma Zada Greene Day. Dorothy was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church. She retired from Gaston Lincoln Mental Health. She loved going to Medical Center Pharmacy and enjoyed talking. Dorothy was a soap opera fan and enjoyed watching cooking shows and the news.
Survivors include her children, Jeffrey Scott Hayes and Allison of Cherryville, Jerry Coleman Hayes and Kathy Morelock of Atlanta, and Ashley Hayes Goodson and Kevin of Newton; grandchildren, A.J. Hayes, Ben Hayes, and Addison Goodson; brother, Fred Coleman Day of Cherryville; nephew, Jason Day and Stacie; and great nieces, Maggie and Ila Day.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 19, 2022 at 11:00 AM at St. John’s Lutheran Church with Pastor G. Scott Homesley officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 10:00 to 10:45 AM prior to the service in the church sanctuary.
Services will be available on Livestream through the St. John’s Lutheran Church Facebook Page and Youtube Channel.
Memorials may be made to St. John’s Lutheran Church, PO Box 100 Cherryville NC 28021.
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