William J. Haley
Funeral services for William Haley were conducted at 2:00 pm today
at the Pulley Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Roy Beal Officiating.
Burial was in Hopewell Cemetery.
Mr. Haley, of Waltonville, died at 11:20 pm Saturday at Good
Samaritan Hospital. He was 85 years, ten months, and ten days old.
Mr. Haley was born Dept. 20, 1874, in Jefferson County, the son of
Hubbard and Rhoda (Sechrest) Haley.
He was married to Cora Brookman, who preceded him in death. He
later married Mary Jane Walker, who died Jan. 1 of this year.
He was also preceded in death by two sons, a daughter, and a sister.
Survivors include five sons, Jesse and Lawrence Haley of Greenville,
Ill., Sam Haley of Mt. Vernon, Lloyd Haley of Collinsville, and Herman
Haley of Waltonville; two sisters (daughters), Mrs. Cecil Parsons of
Carlyle and Mrs. Beulah Fields of West Monroe, La.; a brother, Charles
Haley and a sister, Mrs. Julia Black, both of Mt. Vernon; 26 grandchildren;
50 great-grandchildren; and 11 great-great-grandchildren.
Mr. Haley was a member of the Hopewell Methodist Church.
Submitted by: Ken Richardson