virginia ‘jenny’ castevens hayes

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September 3, 1944 ~ May 26, 2022

Virginia “Jenny” Castevens Hayes, 77, of Siler City, passed away Thursday, May 26, 2022.

The funeral service was held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 1, 2022, at Pleasant Grove Christian Church, with Pastor Michael Crigler officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery.

Jenny was born in Chatham County on September 3, 1944, the daughter of Morgan and Maudie Brower Castevens. She had been employed by Boling Chair Company. She is preceded in death by her husband, Ralph “Jack” Thomas Hayes Jr; brothers, Lindo and Paul Castevens; and sisters, Kathleen White, Marie Martin, and Helen Hayes.

Survivors include a daughter, Tammy Light of Siler City; a son, Dale T. Hayes of Bear Creek; brother, Morgan Castevens Jr. of Bonlee; sisters, Ethleen DiGregorio of W. Va., Hazel Johnson of Bonlee; and three grandchildren.

Smith & Buckner Funeral Home is assisting the Hayes family.

Online condolences may be made at www.smithbucknerfh.com.