Cathy “Sue” Hayes, 57, of Effingham, Illinois passed away at 4:52 P.M., Tuesday, November 15. 2016 in the Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri. Sue was born February 27, 1959, in Charleston, IL, the daughter of Charles and Maybelle (Evans) Lovall. She was a member of the Enon Baptist Church of Ashmore, IL, and she was employed as a Factory Printer for the Quad Graphics Company in Effingham, IL. Sue and her companion enjoyed traveling and going to watch Music shows. She also enjoyed visiting and being with her family, friends and neighbors.
Sue leaves one daughter, Heather Bridgman and husband James of Neoga, IL; two sons, Keith Allen Ryan of Marysville, WA and Charles C.J. Hayes of Effingham, IL; Special friend and Companion, Keith Petard of Effingham, IL; one brother, Jim Lovall of Charleston, IL; one sister, Carla Saylor and husband Mark of Jewett, IL; five grandchildren, Samantha Ryan, Erica Ryan, Riley Bridgman, Lukas Petard and Abigail Bridgman.
Cathy was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Kevin Ryan; three brothers, Gary Lovall, Frank Lovall and Sonny Lovall; An Education fund has been set up for Sue’s grandchildren, in care of Heather Bridgman, 1290 Willow , Neoga, IL 62447, or Memorials may be made to St. John’s Hospital/Prairie Heart Assoc., Springfield, IL.
As per Sue’s wishes her body will be cremated and Memorial Services will be held at a later date. The Swengel-O’Dell Funeral Home of Neoga, IL is in charge of arrangements.