Macoupin County Enquirer (Thursday, 7 July 1966, page 3 column 5):

Services were held Saturday afternoon at 3 o'clock at Berry funeral home in Girard for Mrs. Minnie E. Hays of that city who died at the age of 83 early Friday at Lake View Nursing home near Carlinville. Burial was in Union Chapel cemetery west of Girard.

She is survived by one sister, Mrs. Cleo Gray of Girard.