Ms. Alma Dale Haygood, 76

Ms. Alma Dale Haygood, 76, of Gainesville passed away Saturday, January 9, 2021 at her residence.


Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 in the Chapel of Memorial Park Funeral Home. Rev. Jeff Benefield will officiate. Interment will follow in Crestlawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at Memorial Park Funeral Home on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Due to Covid-19, the family requests that everyone attending the visitation and service wear a mask and adhere to social distancing guidelines.


Born on March 2, 1944 in Raleigh, NC, she was the daughter of the late Barry Eddie Thomas, Sr. and the late Eleanor Ruth Clayton Thomas. She was a retired school bus driver for the Hall County School System.


In addition to her parents, Ms. Haygood is preceded in death by 10 siblings.


Ms. Haygood is survived by her daughter and son in law, Elaine and Mark Linser of Cleveland; son, Johnnie Haygood of Lake Wales, FL;  daughter and son in law, Stacey and Billy Jones of Gainesville, sister, Peggy Lynn Baker (Robert) of Stockbridge; 11 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren and many loving nieces and nephews.


In lieu of flowers please make contributions in Memory of Alma Haygood to: 

Mailing: We Care % North Ga Community Fdn.,

615 Oak St Suite 1300, Gainesville Ga 30501

or on line & follow instructions. Web site also tells all about WC. 



Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA  30504 is in charge of arrangements.


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Tim Taylor 2021-01-11 17:44:00
Stacey, I know it is a difficult time. Losing a mom is so very hard. Let us know if we can do anything.
Dawn Gaines Free 2021-01-11 18:45:11
Sending love & prayers to all of you. I have many fun & loving memories of your Mom. She was always a beautiful lady. May she rest in peace & perfect health with Jesus.
Mr/Mrs Honeycutt 2021-01-11 20:24:03
We were so sorry to hear of your. Prayers for you.
Priscilla Ngwese 2021-01-12 13:31:09
So sorry for the loss. The Lord will comfort you during this time of grief. I pray for strength to you and the entire family. May mom's soul rest in perfect peace in Jesus's name. Stay strong.
Tiffany McPhail 2021-01-12 13:48:27
Stacey I will be praying for you and your family for the loss of your mother. Remember that earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal.
Clete & Michelle Jarvis 2021-01-12 17:49:29
So sorry for your loss of your mom. You all are in our thoughts and prayers. Hugs and love to you guys!❤
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