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Samuel Lewis Hayes Jr. / August 04, 2020

Mr. Samuel Lewis Hayes Jr., died Thursday, July 16, 2020, in Chase City. He was born April 3, 1953 to Tealie Stone Hayes and the late Samuel L. Hayes Sr. At an early age he was baptized and joined North View Baptist Church. 
Samuel was a 1973 graduate of Bluestone High School.

After graduation, he joined the U.S. Navy from Aug. 29, 1973 to Oct. 6, 1975, receiving an honorable discharge. He served during the Vietnam era.

After returning home from the Navy, he was employed by Jonbil, Love and Associates, Burlington Industries and Johnny Farmers until his health began to decline.

Samuel leaves to cherish his memory, his wife, Sandra Terry Hayes; two daughters, Sandra (Antonio) Oliver, of Virginia Beach, and Samantha Hayes of Charlotte, N.C.; one son, Samuel Bullock, Dale City, one grandchild, Samuel Maurice Bullock Jr.; his mother, Tealie Stone Hayes, Chase City, mother-in-law, Octavia L. Alexander, Skipwith, three sisters, Martha Barbosa, Bronx, N.Y., Carolyn (Clarence) Tucker, Chase City, and Annie (Lawrence) Kersey, Clarksville, a favorite nephew, Keith Hayes, Fort Worth, Texas; one brother-in-law; two sisters-in-law; a devoted friend and helper, David Jennings, Chase City and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Graveside services were held on Wednesday, July 22, at 10 a.m. at North View Baptist Church Cemetery in South Hill with Rev. Robert Faulcon, officiating.

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