Elizabeth Hayes Herman, 75, passed away peacefully Feb. 13, 2021. She was born to the late Cameron “Cam” and Rhoda Anderson Hayes on March 22, 1945. She attended several churches, including St. John Baptist Church, Mount Olive Baptist Church and Little River Baptist Church. During her working career, she spent many years at Schneider Mills and Joan Fabrics as a weaver. In her free time, she enjoyed sewing, cooking and gardening. Her grandchildren were her pride and joy.
Along with her parents she is preceded in death by a sister, Linda DeCoteau.
Those left to cherish the memories of Mrs. Elizabeth include a spouse of 23 years, “Buck” Herman; three children, Angie Hayes, Cindy Benfield (Terry), and Jeffrey Griffin (Agnes); three grandchildren, Kayla Benfield, Lindsey Benfield and Jeffrey Cameron Griffin Jr. A niece, Trish Earp, and a nephew, Thomas DeCoteau, also survive her.
Mrs. Elizabeth will lie in state from 1-5 p.m. Monday, Feb. 15, 2021; from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021; and from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Feb. 17 at Alexander Funeral Service. A service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2021, at Alexander Funeral Service Chapel with the Rev. Mark Robinette officiating.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Caldwell Hospice and Palliative Care at 526 Pine Mountain Road Hudson, N.C., 28638.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Alexander Funeral and Cremation Service. Condolences may be sent to www.alexfuner