Delores Rose Hayes

August 15, 2020

of Covington, TN, transitioned Saturday, August 15, 2020. Born in Covington, TN, Delores was 63 years old. Public walk-through to be held Thursday, August 20, 2020, 12:00 Noon -7:00 PM at VB Barlow Memorial Chapel, 205 North Main Street Covington, Tennessee 38019. Funeral service will be held at 12:00 Noon on Friday, August 21, 2020 at New Hope CME Church, 350 Moorer Ave, Henning, TN 38041. Interment immediately following in Magnolia Gardens Cemetery, 3499 Highway 51 S, Covington, TN 38019.

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  1. Kenny & Ryan,
    You are in our thoughts and prayers.
    So many memories, rest well Ms. Delores.

    The King’s

  2. Kenny,

    Losing a mother is one of the deepest sorrows a heart can know. But her goodness, her caring, and her wisdom live on-like a legacy of love that will always be with you. May that love surround you now and bring you peace. You and your family are in my prayers.



  3. Condolences to the family. You will truly be missed ?

  4. Bro. Kenny and Bro. Ryan,

    We are praying for your strength during this difficult time!
    May God’s Holy Spirit and wonderful memories comfort you!

    Sister Rozell and Family

  5. Hello Family. Sending prayers and love from Phoenix. So many fond memories with cousin Lois when we were kids.

  6. My sincerest condolences to you and your family during this difficult time. Hugs from me to you. Love you, Marquita S. Patterson – UTM

  7. Kenny, please accept my sincerest condolences. I’m praying for you and Ryan and your entire family. I pray that God grants you all peace and comfort and may the sweet memories of your mother forever lift you up. Love you forever brother. (Pete)

  8. Prayers to both Kenny, Ryan and the entire Rose family You are in my thoughts and prayers.

  9. Delores was one of the best people I’ve ever met! She will be greatly missed! She touched many lives including mine! My prayers are with her family!

  10. To my beautiful sister,

    You are and will always be the sunshine that we see everyday and I’m grateful and thankful that I had the honor of having you in my life. Our condolences goes to your family.


  11. We send our love to you and prayers for you.
    Your cousins,
    Darryl and Rose Minner – New Madrid, MO

  12. Family, I send you my deepest sympathy. I love you.

  13. My prayers are with you, Bishop Kenny and family. Delores was very instrumental in our 1974 class. She was such a great friend. She will be missed.

  14. Kenny & Ryan,
    Your mother was a jewel; a beautiful friend,and she will be sorely missed. We pray that the Comforter will sustain you during this difficult time.

  15. My deepest condolences on your loss. Keeping the family in my prayers.

  16. Praying for the family.Delores will be missed.

  17. Prays for the family from the Richardson’s. It was a joy working with Delores and you in higher education. The pursuit of higher education for a better and more prosper life was an additional bond that Mother and Son shared to enrich the lives of others was strong for such like minded individuals. She will be physically missed but spiritually present.

  18. Condolences to you and your family, Kenny! I know she was a great woman, cause she raised great sons. God’s continual blessings to you all!

  19. Dear Kenny. I know how hard it is to lose a parent. Praying for you and your family for the days ahead to be filled with comfort guidance and understanding. Love you always friend. ???? UTM love

  20. Dear Odessa and Family,
    In these strange and unnatural times, God still reigns and the heartfelt love and thoughts of friends are with you. Taken comfort in that. “All things work together….”

    Much love ,

  21. Master K.E.Y. My deepest condolences to you and your family! I will keep you lifted in prayer! ?

  22. Odessa and family, so very sorry to hear this. We are praying for you and family

  23. The Board of Bishops and Overseers of COP, offers our deepest sympathies and condolences, we are yet praying for your strength and your beloved family.

  24. Condolences to you and your family, from me and mine. Praying for you all.

  25. Praying for the family. May God comfort you during this time. Delores was a kind lady with a beautiful spirit.

  26. Kelda, so very sorry to hear about your sisters passing. Praying for you guys to find peace and comfort during this time. ♥

  27. To Kenny, Saundra and the entire Rose/Hunt family, The Burney family is so sorry for the loss of your beloved mother, daughter, sister, aunt, and loved one. We are praying for all of you that God will send only the comfort and peace that HE can truly send to your hearts and minds. May His Holy Spirit be with you all as you lay her sweet soul to rest.

  28. To the Family of Delores: My prayers and condolences to you all. Delores was such a sweet person and I am sure she will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her. May God continually bless, comfort and keep you all.

  29. My Condolences to the entire family,
    Delores was a beautiful kind lady.
    A great classmate. Always positive conversation. She will be missed by many. Praying for her family?God Bless.

  30. To the family of Delores Rose Hayes, you are in my prayers. May God continue to give you strength!

    Etha Williams UTM

  31. Praying for the family. May God comfort you during this time. The class of 1974 will truly miss her.

  32. Beloved classmate and friend love to the family.

  33. Emily Vernell,

    Praying for you and your family during the loss of your sister. May God comfort you today, tomorrow, and forever more.

  34. Kelda and Devin,

    Corbin & I are sending giant hugs & prayers.


  36. I remember Delores fondly from UTM where we worked together in the Development Office. She was a very sweet person and we shared our experiences of college life.
    My condolences to all of her family and friends who loved her. God be with you.

  37. Cousin Odessa and family, we are lifting you in prayer and keeping you close in our hearts. Peace be still.

  38. Odessa and the Rose family, my prayers are with you.

  39. To The family: May the precious memories of Delores help to comfort you at this difficult time.
    ~Praying for the entire family

  40. To the family,because we are all in the family of God as well as the family, we want you to remember that God will give you strength when yours is gone,and His grace and mercy will carry you on,and his love for you will comfort you and see you through. Weeping may endure for a night, but joy will come in the morning.
    Hold to God’s unchanging hand. We love you and we are truly blessed to have great memories 0f your Mother, daughter sister,neice,and cousin.

  41. Sending the sincerest of condolences to Mr. Shelvie Rose, Sr. and the entire bereaved families of Delores Rose Hayes. May God wrap His loving arms around you to give you comfort and strength as you mourn the passing of your dear loved one.

  42. My dear Kenny and Ryan,
    I am so sorry about the untimely passing of your dear mom, my sweet and beautiful cousin. She fought a good fight. She finished her race. She always kept the faith. Now she is in the comforting arms of Jesus. We will meet her again.Please know that I am here for you to assist your family in any way that I can. I love you and pray fervently that God will lift you up and comfort you during this severely difficult time

    Cousin Dorothy Louise Smith

  43. To the family, we are lifting you up in our prayers during your time of sorrow. Delores will definitely be missed.

  44. My condolences to the family of Delores, earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal. We pray God will strengthen you all & be the Comforter I know He is doing this time and in the days to come. Delores was a good, fun loving classmate & will be missed by many.
    May God Bless & we love you!

  45. All my condolences to the White Family and Rose Family .
    You are in my prayers

  46. Christina and I send you and the family our love and condolences. The next few days, weeks, months won’t be easy, but I know first hand God will see you through it.

    Your Friend,

  47. God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.
    Psalm 46:1

    Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Ms. Delores Rose Hayes.

    Jo Ann M. Chaney & Krist W. Chaney

  48. My Dear cousin Delores,
    This life will never be the
    same without you. You brought so
    much joy to our hearts. Now you
    are with the angels getting your well deserved rest.
    Love You Always,

  49. We offer sincere prayers and condolences to the Hayes and Rose families for the loss of Delores. Even in loss, we encourage you to look to the hills, which cometh all of our help. Praying that God will heal your hearts in the days, weeks, and months to come!

  50. Delores was such a light to everyone that knew her; she was a leader. She will be so, missed, because she was such a wonderful gift from God. I pray for her family and love them like my own.

  51. I just found out today that Ms Hayes passed and the family has my deepest condolences. She was an amazing woman and it was an honor to meet her. I work for her doctor and have been calling to see how she was doing. I even left a message today and after a google search I saw her obituary. Again. My deepest condolences for the family.

  52. To the family of of Delores this is a difficult time for all of you. Stay strong and remember the promise at 2 Corinthians 1:3,4 again so sorry for your loss.

  53. Ms. Delois, you were such an kind hearted amazing lady. You and my mom Vickie L. Watkins Draine were great friends. As we grieve and pray we know the good Lord has you in his arms. Also, we are praying for comfort for your children/immediate family. In Jesus name…. we pray.