Jerry Haynes, 1936-2019
YOUNGSTOWN–Jerry Haynes, 83, peacefully entered eternal rest on Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019.
Mr. Haynes was born March 21, 1936, in Cottageville, S.C., a son of Jay and Annie Manago Haynes.
He had been employed with the maintenance department of Youngstown Metropolitan Housing Authority.
Mr. Haynes attended MountGilead Baptist Church. He enjoyed gardening, fishing and the Cleveland Browns.
He leaves to cherish his beloved memory his niece, Dorothea Farrar of Newburgh, N.Y.; great-nieces, Yanice Farrar and Yakita Williams of Newburgh, N.Y.; his caregiver, Marie Floyd of Youngstown; and a host of family and friends.
His wife, the former Leola Washington, whom he married July 10, 1958, passed away March 28, 1998.
Besides his parents, he was also preceded in death by two sisters, Marcie Haynes and Ruby Farrar.
The family would like to give a special “Thank You” to Jerry’s caregivers: Marie Floyd, Cierra Howard and Jamese Perry.
Visitation will be 12:30 to 1 p.m. Monday at Tod Homestead Cemetery Chapel, with services to begin at 1 p.m.
Arrangements entrusted to the L. E. Black, Phillips & Holden Funeral Home.