Valerie (Davis) Hayden, 41, of Cassville, passed away Sunday, Oct. 9, 2011, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield.
She was born Sept. 15, 1970, in Sterling, Colo., the daughter of Tom and Nadean L. (Martin) Davis. On Sept. 13, 2002, she was united in marriage to Keith Hayden, who survives.
Additional survivors include: her mother, Nadean Davis, of Cassville; her father, Tom Davis and his wife, Robin, of Granby; two sons, Nicholas Martin Davis, of Cassville, and Jaeger Allen Hayden, of Cassville; and one sister, Kristie Preddy, and her husband, Gary, of Cassville.
Preceding her in death were her maternal grandparents, Claud and Dorothy Martin and paternal grandparents, Neil and Imogene Davis.
She was a 1988 graduate of Cassville High School and attended Ozark Technical College. For a few years, she was employed at Fasco in Cassville and then worked at Walmart. She then went to work for Frank Gates Insurance.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in Mill Street Church of Christ, Cassville, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville.
Contributions may be made to the Valerie Hayden Memorial Fund for educational expenses for Nicholas and Jaeger or the Cassville Primary School Back Pack Program in her memory.
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