Virginia "Jenny" Castevens Hayes, 77, of Siler City, passed away on Thursday, May 26, 2022.
Mrs. Hayes was born in Chatham County on September 3, 1944, the daughter of Morgan and Maudie Brower Castevens.
She spent her working years for Boling Chair Furniture Company. Jenny enjoyed attending wagon trains, crocheting and doing her word search puzzles. She loved going to the beach, watching soap operas on television, and getting out to ride horses. Jenny cherished her family, especially spending time with her grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Ralph "Jack" Thomas Hayes, Jr; brothers, Lindo and Paul Castevens; and sisters, Kathleen White, Marie Martin, and Helen Hayes.
She is survived by her daughter, Tammy Light and husband Daniel of Siler City; son, Dale T. Hayes of Bear Creek; brother, Morgan Castevens, Jr. and wife Marylee of Bonlee; sisters, Ethleen DiGregorio of West Virginia, and Hazel Johnson of Bonlee; and grandchildren, Jenny Haddock and husband Scott, Emily Bolton, and Tammy Jo Bolton.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, May 31, 2022 from 6:00-8:00 PM at Smith & Buckner Funeral Home, 230 N. Second Ave, Siler City. The funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, June 1, 2022 at Pleasant Grove Christian Church, 5946 Pleasant Grove Church Rd., Bennett, NC, 27208 with Pastor Michael Crigler officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Smith & Buckner Funeral Home is assisting the Hayes family.
Online condolences may be made at www.smithbucknerfh.com