Haywood, Miriam W.
Ms. Miriam W. Haywood, 89, of Jacksonville, Ala., went to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, October 19, 2014.Funeral Service will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, October 23, 2014,at the First United Methodist Church in Jacksonville with the Rev. John Simmons, the Rev. Ted Anderson and Ward Pell officiating. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service, on Thursday, in the church parlor.She is survived by a god daughter, Paula Cain Boozer of Birmingham, Ala.; a god son, Carrick Benton Pell of Boston, Mass.; one sister, Nancy W. Jones of Tuscaloosa, Ala.; one niece, Luinda Corley of Tuscaloosa, Ala.; one nephew, David Jones of Maryland; her four-legged child, Molly; and her adopted families including the Ward Pell family and the late Charley Pell, the Randy and Ann Woodrow family and Mildred Peters.Pallbearers will be James L. Coxwell Sr., Jack Crowe, Douglas C. Woodrow, Charles Bryon Pell Jr., Carrick Benton Pell and Bob Kennamer. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the J-Club.Ms. Haywood was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Jacksonville and a 1945 graduate of Jacksonville State Univeristy. She was also a member of the J-Club, Alpha Xi Delta, the Gamecock Club, the Retired Faculty-Staff Club, Calhoun County Alumni Association and the University of Florida Goal Liners, where she was a Charter Member.In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations please be made to Miriam Haywood Chimes, c/o the JSU Foundation, 700 Pelham Road N, Jacksonville, AL 36265.She was preceded in death by her husband, James Benton Haywood.Online condolences to the family at www.klbrownfuneralhome.com.K.L. Brown Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 322 Nisbet St., N.W., Jacksonville, AL 36265, 256-435-7042.