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Rev. Lester Haynes

Obituary Date: Sunday, February 26, 2017

Rev. Lester Haynes, age 75, of Baldwin, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, February 26, 2017 following an extended illness.

Rev. Haynes was born on October 5, 1941 in Baldwin, Georgia to the late Sam and Annie Mae Thomas Haynes. He was preceded in death by twin great-grandchildren, Aiden and Ava Stokes; twin brother, Vester Haynes; sisters, Bobbie Savage, and Caroline Haynes. Rev. Haynes was a member of Mount Vernon Holiness Church having served there as Pastor for 29 years. He had served as a Minister with a total of 53 years of service to his Lord. Rev. Haynes was a bi-vocational Pastor and worked outside the church as well.

Survivors include his beloved wife of 53 years, Mary Frances Haynes, of Baldwin; daughter, Laura Rose, of Demorest; son and daughter-in-law, Lamar and Elaine Haynes, of Clarkesville; sister, Flora Mae Duncan, of Minnesota; brother Y.D. Haynes, of Lula; grandchildren, Jessica Williamson and husband, Brad, Jamie Haynes, Justin Haynes, Cary Rose III, Ashley Stokes, and husband Tre; great-grandchildren, Gabe Stokes, Mya Stokes, Logan Mott, and Dylan Haynes.

Arrangements are in care of Whitfield Funeral Home & Crematory, South Chapel, 1370 Industrial Blvd., Baldwin, Georgia. 706-778-7123

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Funeral Date
03/01/2017 at 2:00PM
Funeral Information

Funeral Home

Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel
(706) 778-7123
1370 Industrial Blvd, Baldwin 30535