Betty Marie Hayes, age 74, of Lake City, Tennessee went to be with the Lord on August 25th, 2019. Marie, as everyone knew her, was born in Lake City, Tennessee on April 13, 1945 to the late Hubert and Rosetta Sexton. A former Detroit public school teacher, Marie excelled at being a loving Homemaker and raising four children. Marie was a strong follower of Christ with special love to her church family at Evangelist Baptist in Melvindale, MI. In addition to her parents Marie is preceded in by her Husband David, Brothers: Hubert Junior and Henry, Sisters: Wilma and Mary.

Marie is Survived by:

Daughters Debbie Garland and husband Robert of Tennessee

Stacy Hayes of Michigan

Penny George of Georgia

Son Adam Hayes and wife Jessica of Arizona

Granddaughters Shelby Hayes of Michigan

Riley Hayes of Arizona

Moriah Hayes of Arizona

Grandsons David Craig of Michigan

Kenneth George of Georgia

Cody Graham of the US Army and wife Michelle stationed in Ft. Hood, TX

Owen Hayes of Arizona

Great Granddaughters Emily Craig of Michigan

Madison Craig of Michigan

Aubrianna Johnson of Michigan

Avery Johnson of Michigan

Brother Johnny and wife Pam of Michigan

There will be a private ceremony held at Leach Cemetery, in Lake City, Tennessee on Wednesday, August 28th at 1:00 PM.