Dorsel Haynes, 82, of Sandyville, passed away Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012, at Jackson General Hospital, following a long illness.
He was born Nov. 30, 1929, at Sandyville, a son of the late Clyde and Cozie Randolph Haynes. He was an Army veteran of the Korean War and worked at the O'Ames Plant.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Isabelle Pickens Haynes; two infant children, Stephen and Darlene Haynes; brothers, Dale, Chester and Clay Haynes; and a sister, Georgia Ericsson. He is survived by his children, Kenneth Haynes of Gay, Debbie (Allen ) Young of Sandyville and Pam (Phil) Brown of Cottageville; sister, Naomi Butler of Lake of the Woods, Va.; grandchildren, Dawn Hubbard, Kenneth Haynes Jr., Leslie "Mickey" Young and Derek Brown; also survived by five great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Thursday at the Waybright Funeral Home, Ripley, with Elmer Miller officiating. Burial with veterans rites provided by American Legion Post 107 will be in the Independence Cemetery, Sandyville. Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorial donations may be made to the Sandyville Senior Center.
Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.waybrigthfuneralhome.com