Chauncey D. Hayes

October 17, 1917 ‒ November 06, 2005

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Chauncey D. Hayes, 88, of Mount Vernon, Ohio formerly of Orlando, Florida passed away Sunday, November 6, 2005 at the Ohio Eastern Star Home, Mount Vernon.

Chauncey was born on October 6, 1917 at Normal, Kentucky, son of the late Cecil and Nora (Gullett) Hayes.

Mr. Hayes was the personnel manager and purchasing agent for Continental Can Company, Mount Vernon and he owned and operated Electric Motor Service in Mount Vernon. Chauncey was the manager of Flex Pack Credit Union in Mount Vernon and the administrator at the Orlando Central Towers since 1978 and retired in 2002 at the age of 85. He was very active in the Center Pointe Community Church of the Nazarene in Orlando and the First Church of the Nazarene in Mount Vernon. Chauncey also founded a Christian Ministry for the homeless men in Orlando.

Chauncey is survived by his daughter, Carol (David) Seaton of Mount Vernon; one grandson, Gale David (Sarah) Seaton of Centerville; a great grandson, Garrett Seaton and twin great granddaughters, Megdalena and Lucia Seaton; and a brother, Ben LeMasters of Clovis, California.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Betty L. Hayes on July 29, 2005; and two brothers, Cecil and Woodrow Hayes.

Friends will be received at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home, Mount Vernon from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday at the First Church of the Nazarene in Mount Vernon with Dr. Mikel Norris, Rev. Paul Merki, and Dr. Jack Archer officiating. Burial will follow in the Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Education Scholarship Fund at the Mount Vernon Nazarene University, 800 Martinsburg Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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