Judy F. Hayes, 71, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 10:26 P.M. October 31, 2018 at Crossroads Community Hospital. She was born May 8, 1947 in Boyd, Illinois to Isaac and Margarette (Harvey) Morgan. Judy married Terry Hayes on May 15, 1954 in Boyd. They were blessed with 54 years of marriage.
In addition to her husband, Judy is survived by her mother, Margarette Morgan of Boyd; children, Kenny Hayes and fiancee, Dani-Lee Fields of Mount Vernon and Kiowana Ferguson of Boyd; grandchildren, Dustin Ferguson and wife, Courtnie of Mount Vernon, Amanda Kriese and husband, Grant of Mount Vernon, John Hayes of Mount Vernon, Jeremiah Collins of Mount Vernon, Sarah Clark of Mount Vernon, and Alysha Couch of New York; great-grandchildren, Clayton Taylor of Mount Vernon, Mila Taylor of Mount Vernon, and Christopher Taylor of New York; siblings, Carl Wayne Riley and wife, Linda of Conway, Arkansas and Becky Burton and husband, David of Mount Vernon;and several nieces and nephews.
Judy was preceded in death by her father, Isaac Morgan and half-sister, Mitzie Reynolds.
Judy worked as an office manager for North-East Water Company for 28 years. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family. Judy was dearly loved and will be missed by all knew her.
Per Judy's wishes, there will be no Visitation held. A Graveside Service will be held Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 10:00 A.M. at East Salem Cemetery in Mount Vernon, Illinois with Reverend Randy Hayes officiating. Interment will follow. Memorials may be made in Judy’s honor to East Salem Cemetery.