Roy A. Hayes
March 19, 1944 ‒ January 14, 2018
Mount Gilead, Ohio
Roy A. Hayes, age 73, of Mount Gilead, passed away at his home Sunday evening, January 14, 2017.
On March 19, 1944, Roy was born in Mount Vernon, Ohio, the son of the late Leonard Scott and Lucille Pearl (Miller) Hayes. He graduated from Iberia High School in the Class of 1962.
For 43 years, Roy worked as a machinist at H.P.M. in Mount Gilead, retiring in 2007.
Roy enjoyed hunting, fishing, and collecting Indian artifacts. He was an auxiliary member of the VFW and AmVets in Mount Gilead.
Roy is survived by his son, Anthony Hayes of Mount Gilead; his daughter, Sherri (Kendrick) Adams of Delaware; four grandchildren; three great grandchildren; and two brothers: Leon Hayes of Dade City, FL and John Hayes of Galion. He will also be dearly missed by his canine companion, Shiloh.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Rosanne Jacobs.
A private family service will be held at a later date.
Memorial contributions in Roy’s name may be made to the Morrow County Veterans Services.
Snyder Funeral Homes of Mount Gilead are honored to have been chosen to serve Roy’s family and your special memories or condolences may be shared with them by visiting www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.