Elizabeth Haynes

April 19, 2024

Elizabeth Haynes, 81, of Frankfort passed away Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at Clinton House Health & Rehabilitation Center. She was born on January 21, 1933 in Peidmont, Alabama to Boss and Ruth (James) Sims. She married John H. Haynes on May 22, 1954 in Trenton, Georgia. He preceded her in death on September 9, 1995. Elizabeth grew up on a farm in Alabama with her parents. She was one of 10 children. Elizabeth acquired polio at the age of 3. She was a graduate of Hoaks Bluff High School and attended college in Alabama. After her marriage, she and John moved to Indiana where she was a Histopathologist for St. Elizabeth Hospital in Lafayette for 25 years. She and John enjoyed singing with their country gospel group “The Haynes Family Singers” with which they traveled all over Indiana.

Visitation and Services

Private family services will be held. Archer-Weston Funeral & Cremation Center is honored to assist the Haynes family. Burial will follow in Green Lawn Memorial Park.

Survived by:

Survivors include her Son: John (Tina) Haynes, Jr. of Monticello; Daughters: Marilyn (Toby) Leach of Frankfort and Carolyn Haynes (Companion: Janet) of Kokomo; Siblings: James, Evelyn, Claude, John, Mac, Mary, and Pat; 11 Grandchildren and 20 Great-Grandchildren.

Preceded by:

She was preceded in death by her husband, Son: Ralph Haynes, and 2 brothers: Gene & Norman.

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13 Condolences for “Elizabeth Haynes”

  1. Tami Campbell

    So sorry for your loss john and Matt. Thoughts and prayers are with you

  2. Danielle Horton

    Elizabeth was a very sweet lady and I am so thankful that I got to take care of her when I worked at Clinton house. I send my regards to the family.

  3. Megan

    Elizabeth was such an amazing person to be around. She was friendly and caring, but she also had some sass. I enjoyed helping take care of her for the last 5 years. I will never forget her. She will be greatly missed. I am so sorry for your loss.

  4. Lori Miller

    So sorry for the loss of your Mother. Your family is in my Prayers.

  5. Trenton & Tanner Haynes

    Thoughts and prayers

  6. Emily sims – Iemilyandrichie@gmail.com

    So sorry James and zola grandaughter

  7. teresa leach

    Marilyn & family, thinking of you during this difficult time. Although it is hard to let your loved one go just know there is no more pain and suffering for her. If you need anything let us know.

  8. Don and Debbie Baker

    We are very sorry for the loss of your mother. May God give you peace and comfort during this difficult time.

  9. Mark Mowery

    So sorry about the passing of your mother. I was at the Clinton House on Sunday and had prayer with her. I could not get any response from her. Had many times of good visits with her down through the years and she always appreciated the prayers. Will be praying for you all.

  10. Janice Goris

    I was so sad to see of Elizabeth’s passing. I do know she is now with her Lord and Savior and no longer suffering in this world. I see her running free – her legs letting her run! I have great memories of her from my teenage years and spending time at the Haynes house. I also have fond memories of her at my office. It was always a joy to talk with her. I know she will be greatly missed. Janice

  11. Alisha amaish

    So sorry- your all in my thoughts and prayers.

  12. Barbara Rodgers

    My condolences to the family. I am Elizabeth’s first cousin. I am Gladys James Stephens Taylor’s Daughter. My mother was the sister of Ruth James Sims. We have a family FaceBook page. I have posted Elizabeth passing to everyone. Our prayers are with the family.

  13. Charlyce

    Dear Family I wish to express my sympathy for the loss of Elizabeth. She enjoyed reading from the Bible during bible study time at Clinton House. She would be outside watering the flowers, picking off the dead flower buds and picking up dropped pieces of paper to make the entranceway look nice. she did great beadwork often bringing her completed crafts to show off to the Bible study group. We loved to hear her read with her slight southern accent. Elizabeth will truly be missed. May you draw comfort from God through prayer and family, friends, and neighbors during this difficult time. 2Corithians 1:3,4.

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