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McCLAIN CEMETERY, (near Maury line) LEWIS COUNTY TENNESSEE

HAYES, Audrey Faye Grose, 27 Apr, 1934 - 10 Dec 1991. (grandmother to four children.)
Audrey Faye Grose was born in 1934 on Swans Creek Road and grew up at the home of Nancy 
and Joe Grose most of her childhood. 
She attended school through her junior year at Hay Long 
High School. She moved to Nashville and attended Draughn's Business College taking bookkeeping 
courses. 
She married Grant Turner, of WSM Radio and TV, and worked at Harvey's Dept. 
Store; they had a daughter, Nancy, in 1953. Later, Audrey married Donald Weldon Brooks, 
and their children were Pamela Jo Brooks, 1958, and Billy Ray Brooks, 1959. Jonathan Wayne 
Hayes was born to Audrey and William Booker Hayes in 1971. Audrey worked at various jobs 
during her work years including: receptionist, waitress, bookkeeper, factory worker, and sitter for the elderly. 
Audrey passed away on Dec. 10, 1991 at Vanderbilt Hospital of natural causes. 
Audrey is remembered as a kind and congenial person. She loved to write poetry and read.

Inscription: Loving grandmother to four children,
Thanks to Nancy Turner Brown for this bio of her mother.

Grant Turner, Audrey Turner and Nancy Turner (Child), 1955

Audrey as a child, 1940s

Audrey Faye Grose Hayes early 1950s.
Link to the memorial of Nancy's father Grant Turner:
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=turner&GSfn=grant&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSst=45&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=10984&
Contributed by Mary Bob McClain Richardson, from Audrey's daughter Nancy Turner Brown, 3/2/07.