Rita Tipton Hayes, age 56 of Hope, Arkansas passed away at Willis-Knighton Medical Center on Saturday, November 11, 2017. A celebration of her life will be Saturday, December the 2nd @ 1:PM - 2:30 at Trinity Heights Baptist Church, , 3820 Old Mooringsport Rd., Shreveport, La. (318-221-2695) Main Sanctuary.
Born: On December the 3rd, 1960, to Rhoda Faye and Harold Tipton, in the town of Lubbock, Tx. Met and married Roger Hayes in Shreveport, La. in 1983. Rhoda, her mother preceded her, in death, in 2004. She is survived by her Husband, Roger and 4 children and 1 Step-child. Jennifer Hayes Wallette, her husband Michael Wallette, Jeremy Hayes, his wife Jennifer Hayes, Candice Hayes Livingston, her husband Justin Livingston of Aniston, AL, Sierra Hayes and Sonya Hayes. 3 Grandchildren, Anastasia McCorkle, Jeremiah, Hannah Hayes and 2 Step-Grandchildren Chris, Jason Wallette. Harold Tipton, her Dad, his wife Frances Tipton, Brother, Don Tipton & his wife Diane of Houston, Tx. & Sister, Linda Monds. Mother to two Fur Babies Babie Bear and Cora. A loving Mother and homemaker. A STRONG and Stubborn Woman, when it came to her family. After being diagnosed with Breast Cancer in 2004, she Defied all odds by Searching out Holistic and Dietary changes and Beat the 5 year odds that she was given, at the time. She was the Fierce Glue that held her family together. Knitting, Sewing, Drawing, Painting and Gourmet Cooking, were just some of her passions. Please keep us in your PRAYERS!
Dear Friends and Family: I have set up a memorial account for the family of Rita Hayes for her hospital stay and memorial services. You can donate to any Barksdale Federal Credit union to this account: 1345989405. If it is by check it has to be written to me, Lori Lawson, and of course we appreciate any and all donations!!!! Thank you!