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Lynell Haynes

Lynell Haynes, a long-time resident of Lawrence County, died Aug. 3, 2021, at her home.
Lynell, the daughter of the late Hurley Tyler and Pauline Collins, was born on Oct. 19, 1936, in Lawrence County. She was the second child of three children. She accepted Christ at an early age and became a member of Mt. Pleasant M.B. Church, where she remained a faithful member until her death. She united in holy matrimony to David Earl Haynes, and this union blessed them with 10 children.
Mrs. Haynes was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; one son, Robert Craig Haynes; one sister, Mae Bell Tyler; and one brother, Vemell Tyler.
Her beautiful life will forever be cherished in the lives of her children, Barbara Stanfield (Retuis), Ricky Haynes (Kathy), Ronnie Haynes (Connie), Pamela Smith, Jessie Haynes, Johnny Haynes (Paula), Percy Haynes (Helen), Raymond Haynes (Catina), and Angus Haynes, all of Monticello; stepmother, Aline Tyler, one brother, Alexander Tyler, both of Sontag; 34 grandchildren; 45 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and a host of devoted nieces, nephews, family, and friends.