Morris “Scrap” Hailey, 88, passed away Thursday afternoon July 9, 2015 at the William M. Dunlap Center for Caring. He was born in Franklin County to the late Nehemiah Coleman Hailey and Sarah Brogden Hailey. Mr. Hailey was a veteran of the United States Army and a member of Youngsville Baptist Church.
Funeral services will be held at 5 o’clock, Sunday July 12, 2015 at Youngsville Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the Youngsville Cemetery.
Mr. Hailey is survived by his wife of 68 years, Hazel Burnette Hailey; son Randy Morris Hailey of Raleigh; granddaughters, Jenifer Akers & husband Andy of Indiana and Amanda Cobb of Raleigh; great-grandchildren, Hudson, Ava and Bowen Akers; brother, Willard Haley & wife Leola of Rolesville; numerous nieces, nephews and extended family. He was preceded in death by his sisters, Mattie Wall, Dulcie Dickerson and Frances Eddins; brothers, Norris Hailey, John Hailey, Bubba Hailey and Joe Hailey.
Memorial contributions can be made to Transitions LifeCare, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607.
Friends may visit with the family prior to the service from 4-5:00 P.M., Sunday July 12, 2015 at the church.
A service of Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 405 S. Main Street, Wake Forest, NC 27587. (919-556-5811)