COLUMBUS — Kristie Edwards Hayes, 43, Sept. 29, 2021.
Graveside services were at 11 a.m. Saturday, at Sandfield Cemetery, with the Rev. Jethrow Lane officiating. Visitation was from 2-6 p.m. Friday, at Carter’s Funeral Services. Carter’s Funeral Services of Columbus was in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Hayes was born Aug. 6, 1978, in Kankakee, Illinois, to Leroy Nelson and the late Annie Edwards. She was a graduate of Columbus High and Mississippi University for Women. She was formerly employed with Steel Dynamics.
In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by her step-father, Willie Edwards; and siblings, Mary Edwards and Willie Edwards.
In addition to her father, she is survived by her husband, Antonio Hayes; son, Kameron Hayes of Columbus; and siblings, Shivon Edwards of Brooksville, Jeniya Edwards of Crawford, Nicole Edwards Colvin of Macon, Gloria Edwards of Tuscaloosa, Alabama and Tomica Hill Drake of Columbus.