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Sutton Memorial Home
Monday July 13th, 2015
4:00pm - 8:00pm

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Sutton Memorial Home
Tuesday July 14th, 2015

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Joseph R. Hayes

Joseph R. Hayes, 85, of Taylorville, passed away Saturday, July 11, 2015 at 3:50 a.m. at Meadow Manor Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Taylorville. He was born July 17, 1929 in Edmonton, KY the son of Lucian and Delcie (Walbert) Hayes. He married Flossie Mae Walbert on September 11, 1948 in Edmonton, KY and she later preceded him in death on February 6, 2005. He  was a retired Farmer. He was a member of Taylorville Southern Baptist Church. 

He is survived by his Sons: Donald E. (Cinda L.) Hayes of Palmer, Carl “Brad” (Tammy K.) Hayes of Taylorville. Grandchildren: Jacque (Chris) Huddleston of Taylorville, Donald Cathorall of Champaign, IL, Willard Joseph Hayes , Jennifer Zimmerly of Peoria, IL, Lori Noll of Pendleton, Indiana, Melodi (Mike) Stewart of Palmer, IL, Missie Coulter of Thomasboro, IL, Thomas (Jennifer) Poenitske of Swansea, IL , Crystal Stubbs and companion Rob Stoldt of Taylorville, Michelle (Nik) Ackley of Taylorville; Brother: Rex Hayes of Crawfordsville, IN. He is also survived by sixteen great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren. Three foster great-grandchildren, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins

 Funeral services will be held Tuesday, July 14, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville. Burial will be in Old Stonington Cemetery in Stonington, IL. Visitation will be held Monday, July 13, 2015 from 4:00-8:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville.

Memorials may be made to Taylorville Southern Baptist Church 1121 N. Webster St. Taylorville, IL 62568 or Meadow Manor Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center 800 McAdam Dr, Taylorville, IL 62568

Arrangements by Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville.

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sorry for the loss of Roger he was a kind and gentle sole

Matthew Jones-Dietary Cook Meadow manor nursing home Jul 15 2015 12:00 AM

I will miss you Roger! You were a joy to visit with and my favorite fellow coffee-clotcher! Godspeed!

Mary Schneider RN - Meadow Manor (night shift) Jul 14 2015 12:00 AM

In Loving Memory of Roger, he was a wonderful Gentleman. Prayers are sent to the Family.

Penny Brown Jul 13 2015 12:00 AM