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Carla Haynes
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Obituary for Carla Haynes

Carla Jeanette (Uryasz) Haynes, age 52, of Peoria, passed away on Thursday, September 6, 2018 in her home surrounded by loved ones.

Carla was born on February 1, 1966 in Portsmouth, Virginia, while her dad was serving in the U.S. Navy. She was born to the late Clyde Lee Uryasz and Clara Jean (Baughman) Uryasz. She was the eldest of five children.

Carla started her school years at Longfellow Elementary in Peoria, attended school in Brimfield for five years and then graduated from Woodruff High School in Peoria in 1984. Eventually Carla would go on to receive her Bachelor’s in Accounting and in Business Administration from Midstate College in 2011.

Carla worked in retail for most of her adult life and was the retail manager for many years in the convenience store business. She was the manager for Casey’s for many years in Minier, IL, and for Hucks and Mobil in Peoria. Carla also worked in Real Estate with Jim Barnett Realty and managed her mom’s bar and restaurant, CJ’s, in London Mills for a time. Carla worked for the Center for Prevention of Abuse, 4M Management, Jackson Hewitt as a tax preparer, the HOI Fair office and had a concession trailer business for the last few years of her life. Carla was never afraid of hard work and often worked two jobs at a time. She accomplished a lot in her life and never knew a stranger.

Over the years Carla enjoyed bowling, playing darts and going to concerts and movies. She loved music and traveling.

Carla married William J. Haynes on September 6, 1989 in Peoria and they had one daughter together, Carlee Jaye, before divorcing in 2004.

Carla has been with her partner Pam Clark, for the past 18 years, whom she is survived by. Also surviving are her daughter, Carlee; Pam’s four children and four grandchildren; her former spouse, William J. Haynes of Mackinaw, IL; her mother and step-father, Clara J. Uryasz and Lee Davis of Smithfield, IL; two brothers, Mike (Debbie) Uryasz of Farmington, IL and Tim (Dawn) Uryasz of Fairview, IL; two sisters, JoAnn (Jim Frame) Uryasz of Fairview, IL and Carrie (Mike) Ward of Crystal Lake, IL; three aunts, Lydia Thousand of Creve Coeur, IL, Laura McGill of Tremont, IL and Clair Brunson of Bloomington; three nieces; five nephews; 10 cousins and her dog, Daisy. Carla was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Carl M. and Donna Uryasz; her maternal grandparents, James and Margaret Baughman; her father, Clyde Lee Uryasz; one aunt, Eleanor Uryasz and one uncle James Baughman.

Cremation rights will be accorded and memorial service will be held on Sunday, September 9, 2018 at 5pm at The Wilton Mortuary in Peoria. Visitation will be held from 3pm to 5pm on Sunday at the mortuary. Memorials may be made to Illinois Cancer Care or Hospice Compassus of Peoria.

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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Wilton Mortuary

2101 N. Knoxville Ave.
Peoria, IL 61603

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5:00 PM
The Wilton Mortuary

2101 N. Knoxville Ave.
Peoria, IL 61603

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Hospice Compassus

2000 W. Pioneer Parkway
Peoria, IL

Illinois Cancer Care

8940 N. Wood Sage Road
Peoria, Illinois 61615

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