A visitation and funeral service will be held on Friday, May 10, 2019 at 10 and 11 A.M. at Macedonia Baptist Church in Flint Hill, Virginia with Reverend Reid Frye officiating. Interment is set to follow at Mount Morris Cemetery in Hume, Virginia. A reception will take place at Macedonia Baptist Church following all services.
Mrs. Haley was born in Huntly, Virginia on August 30, 1937 to the late Annie Russell Jordan and Jack Freeman. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Harvey William Haley, her sister, Lucinda Fletcher, her brother, Howard Russell, six other siblings and her son, Charles Haley.
Irene worked at Gordon Manor in Huntly Virginia until her marriage to Harvey William Haley. She later worked for Carl and Helen Swanson in Vienna, Virginia, Robert and Helen DeHart in Middleburg, Virginia and William and Kelsey Leachman in Markham, Virginia.
She is survived by her daughter- in- law, Candace Haley, grandson, Todd Mecklem (Sue), granddaughters, Charisse Erceg and Kirsten Peoples (Mike), sisters, Marion Freeman and Teresa Fletcher, two goddaughters, cousins, Gloria Myers, Jackie Myers, Dorothy Brooks (Carl) and many other adored cousins and friends.
Pallbearers will be James Jordan, Smith Roy, James Alsberry, Mark Lewis, Sam Wiggenton, and Major Warner Jr.
Honorary pallbearers will be Wilson Carter, Major Warner Sr., George Banks and Carroll Russell.