|Mrs. Virginia Wallace Haynes, widow of the late Rev. Benjamin J. Haynes of the Shreveport District of The United Methodist Church, died on July 21, 1997. She and Rev. Haynes were married for over 52 years before his death in 1975.
Upon moving to San Diego, California in the 1980’s Mrs. Haynes lived with her Daughter and Son-in-law, Julia and Leon Wilson. While living in San Diego she was an active associate member of the St. Paul United Methodist Church. Due to declining health in recent years, she was a resident of the Windsor Gardens Convalescent Facility.
Mrs. Haynes was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother. She was born on September 10, 1897 and would have been 100 years old this year had she lived.
|Source: Journal Louisiana Conference, 1998; p. 249 By Ms. Bennie J. Madison
Mrs. Julia Haynes Wilson