Born in Taylorsville, Mississippi on March 9, 1947 to Elaine and O.D. Haynes.
Proceeded in death by mother Elaine Haynes; father O.D. Haynes; son Ricky Haynes; daughter Connie Spellman; grandchildren Cheyenne and Ashley.
Survived by children Corey Haynes, Elaine Haynes-Mitchell, Celia Mitchell; 8 grandchildren Corey, Raymond, Daudi, Mark, Diallo, Jessica, Gloria, and Starla; 19 great-grandchildren; sisters Ann Rush, Barbara Barns, Every J. Haynes; brothers L.D. Haynes and Richard McCollum; numerous nieces, nephews, great and great great, extended family and friends; caregiver Annette Hulett.