Velma Clarissa Hayes

Graveside services for Velma Clarissa Hayes, 89, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 15, 2021 at Howell Memorial Park Cemetery, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.

Mrs. Hayes passed away at 3:30 p.m., Monday, June 7, 2021, at Cox Medical Center South, Springfield, Missouri.

She was born May 18, 1932, in Howell County, Missouri, to Hobart and Della Collins.  On October 2, 1975, she was married at Miami, Oklahoma, to Roy Lloyd Hayes, who preceded her in death on October 3, 2007.  Velma loved her family and her family loved her.

She is survived by two sisters, Shirley Collins and Donis Davis and husband Clark, all of Springfield, Missouri; and many nieces and nephews.

Her parents, husband and two sisters, Deloris Stubbs and Lorene Marcum, preceded her in death.

Memorial contributions may be made to any charity of choice and may be left at or mailed to Robertson-Drago Funeral Home, 211 West Main, West Plains, MO  65775.