Born Aug. 6, 1925 in Mineral to Delphia (Fines) Adams.
She worked for NSWC Crane during the war and later for the Greene County Welfare Department. She was a member of the Bloomfield United Methodist Church, past Worthy Matron of the Bloomfield Order of Eastern Star, Farm Bureau Board and the Home Economics club.
Surviving relatives include: one son, Maurice Haywood of Dallas, Texas; one daughter, Linda Haywood of Terre Haute; two sisters, Sue Pickett and Ruth Rollins both of Newberry; one brother, Robert Adams of Martinsville; four grandchildren, Abby, Sara, Liana and Kevin; and two great, grandchildren, Soraya and Nathan.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Delbert Haywood on June 3, 2004, one son, Derald Haywood and her parents.
Funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, December 6, 2012 at the Bloomfield United Methodist Church, with Rev. Kevin Wrigley officiating. Interment will follow in Walnut Grove Cemetery in rural Bloomfield.
Public visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Jenkins & Sons Funeral Home in Bloomfield and one-hour prior to service Thursday at the church.
The family asks that all memorial contributions be made to the Bloomfield United Methodist Church.
Online condolences to the family are available at www.jenkinsfuneralhomes.com.