Coy Lee Haywood

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Coy Lee Haywood, 82, of Sanford, passed away on Sunday, September 4, 2022, at his home.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Crossroads Ministries in Broadway.

He was born in Montgomery County, son of Barnie Lee and Pauline Livingston Haywood. He was preceded in death by his parents, a sister, Joyce Hnguza and brother, Gene Haywood. Coy worked forty years as a butcher.

Surviving is his wife, Nancy Stewart Haywood of the home; a daughter, Heather Haywood of Sanford; bonus children, Mike Brown of Anderson Creek, Deborah Holder of Broadway, and Connie Craig of Sanford; a sister, Sybil Helms of Concord; eight grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

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