Jennifer Michelle Alford Haynes, 43, of Foothill Ranch, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 8. Through strength, courage and an unwavering faith-she survived an almost five year battle of brain cancer.
She was born Dec. 19, 1975 to Phil and Sandy Alford of Yucaipa.
She married Bill Haynes July 29, 2000 in Yucaipa.
Jennifer graduated from Yucaipa High School in 1994 and the University of Redlands with a Bachelor Degree in Psychology in 1998.
She received an award from CSF at Yucaipa High School as well as an employee of the year award at BDS Marketing in 2014.
She was a former senior recruiter at Mosaic Sales and former recruiter at BDS Marketing.
Jennifer was a member of Delta Kappa Psi Sorority. She belonged to Saddleback Church and a small group bible study also teaching Kids Serving God for many years. She loved and cherished her family. Jennifer enjoyed running, yoga, camping, traveling, playing volleyball in high school and college and loved to watch her children play volleyball in high school.
Jennifer is survived by her husband Bill Haynes of Foothill Ranch, son Brandon Haynes of Foothill Ranch, daughter Katelyn Haynes of Foothill Ranch, brother Tim Alford of Yucaipa, parents Phil and Sandy Alford of Yucaipa, grandparents Courtney and Marilyn Leckler of Redlands and Frank Alford of Loma Linda, and many nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 30 at 11 a.m. at Saddleback Church in the main worship center, 1 Saddleback Parkway in Lake Forest.