Hazel H. RyalsBy STAFF,
Hazel H. Ryals
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. on Monday, March 4, 2019, in Colonial Funeral Home Chapel for Hazel H. Ryals, 88, of Foxworth, who died on Friday, March 1 in Columbia. Burial followed in Turnage Chapel Cemetery. Rev. Mike Ryals, Dr. Daniel Smith and Rev. Sammy Foxworth officiated at the services. Visitation was held from 5 p.m. from 8 p.m. on Sunday, March 3 at Colonial Funeral Home.
A native of Marion County, she was a homemaker and member of Mount Carmel Church of God.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James W. Ryals; daughter, Irene Fornea; son, James C. “Buddy” Ryals; parents, Oscar and Minnie Hunt; sisters, Faye Statham and Mary Jean Sartin; brothers, Robert W. Hunt and Harold Louis Hunt, and grandson, Darren Todd Ryals.
Survivors include her two daughters, Ilene Pounds and Maxine Foxworth (Sammy); two sons, Eugene “Gene” Ryals (Sheila) and Darryl W. Ryals (Janet); sister, Minnie Bell Broom; two brothers, Chester Hunt and George Hunt; son-in-law, Terry Fornea; 10 grandchildren and a host of great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
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