Obituary of Donald Brice Haywood
Donald Brice Haywood, Sr., age 68, of Mt. Gilead passed away on Wednesday, July 31, 2019.
Mr. Haywood was born January 4, 1951 in Montgomery County, NC, the son of the late Winford Reece Haywood and the late Lizzie Johnson Haywood.
He retired after 25 years of service from Jordan Lumber. Brice was a quiet, compassionate man, always willing to help anyone in need especially during their end of life. He was an outdoorsman who loved hunting and fishing. He was a Christian and a member of Holly Mount Baptist Church.
He is survived by Bobbi Haywood of Chattanooga TN; children: Donnie Cobler, Jr. (Debbie) of Dallas, NC; Don Haywood, Jr. (Michelle) of Hallsboro, NC; Stephen Haywood (Miranda) of Chattanooga, TN; Charity Haywood (Kevin) of Rockingham, NC; Reese Haywood (Stephanie) of Allendale, MI; grandchildren: Jarrod, Mason, Lucy, Clyde, Iris, Soulea, Mirzanna, Devonne, Mekayla, Sylvie, Celeste, Cora, Lydia, Miriam, and Titus; great-grandchildren: Jullian and Zoey; brothers: Ray Haywood (Mary) of Candor, NC; Milton Haywood (Paula) of Mt. Gilead, NC; sisters: Betty Dixon (Butch) of Hanover, MN; Faye Baxley (Tom) of Clarksville, GA; Swannie Chastain (Stan) of Reidsville, NC; sister-in-law: Barbara Haywood of Candor, NC; many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by brothers Winford Haywood, Bruce Haywood, and CD Haywood.
The family will receive friends Friday, August 2, 2019 from 6:00 -8:00 PM at Holly Mount Baptist Church, Holly Mount Church Rd., Mt. Gilead, NC. The funeral will be held Saturday, August 3, 2019 at 3:00 PM at Holly Mount Baptist Church, Holly Mount Church Road, Mt. Gilead with Rev. Ben Hall officiating. Burial will follow in Holly Mount Baptist Church Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Holly Mount Baptist Church, Holly Mount Church Road, Mt. Gilead, NC 27306 or a Charity of choice.
On-line condolences may be made at www.pughfuneralhome.com.
Pugh-Troy Funeral Home is serving the Haywood family.