Annie L. Hays, 99

JUNE 7, 1913-SEPT. 5, 2012

September 06, 2012

Annie Laura Hays, 99, of Blue Mountain Estates in Smithsburg, Md., passed away Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown.

Born June 7, 1913, in Garfield, Md., she was the daughter of the late Cyrus and Creola (Harne) Winfield.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry M. Hays, on July 22, 1969.

She was a homemaker.

She was a member of Garfield United Methodist Church.

She is survived by two daughters, Isabel Stottlemyer and husband, Otho, of Sabillasville, Md., and Mary Ann Wiles and husband, Roger, of Myersville, Md.; 14 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, great-great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews; and special people, Jeannie Huntzberry and Sara Stottlemyer.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one son, Cyrus Hays; one daughter, Josephine Buhrman; two sisters, Mary Kline and Ethel Frushour; and seven brothers Jesse, Edgar, Fred, Glenn, Carroll, Paul and Wilmer.

Services will be Monday, Sept. 10, 2012, at 2 p.m. at J.L. Davis Funeral Home, Smithsburg, with Pastor Randy Reid officiating. Burial will be at Garfield United Methodist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. The funeral home will open Sunday at 9 a.m. for the convenience of the public.

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