The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)


March 21, 2014

Jimmy Haywood, of Albemarle, died March 17, 2014, at 74

Thursday, March 20, 2014 — James Lee Haywood, 74 years of age, of Albemarle, passed away Monday, March 17, 2014, in Oakboro.

“Jimmy” was born October 17, 1939, in Davidson County, to the late Raeford Lee Haywood and the late Lois Tussey Haywood.

The family received friends from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, March 20, 2014, at Hartsell Funeral Home in Albemarle. The funeral service, officiated by the Rev. Nathan Fox and the Rev. Jim Yow, will be at 11 a.m. Friday, March 21, 2014, at Central United Methodist Church, 172 N. Second St., Albemarle, N.C. Burial will follow at Norview Gardens, Norwood.

He is survived by daughter, Kim Huckabee and husband Lee of Albemarle; son, Chris Haywood and wife Leah of North Myrtle Beach, S.C.; grandchildren, Will, Reid, Mia and Margaret Huckabee and Amber and Anthony Haywood; four great-grandchildren; sisters, Dare Efird and husband Lamar and Ann Rawlinson and husband Jerry.

Memorials may be made to Gray Stone Day School Athletic Department, 49464 Merner Terrace, Misenheimer, NC 28109.                                                       

Hartsell Funeral Home of Albemarle is serving the Haywood family.

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