Lee B. "Red" Hays, 70, of
Marsing, died Thursday, Jan. 10, 1991, at home of natural
causes. Funeral services will be conducted at 10:30 a.m.,
Monday, Jan. 14, 1991, at the Dakan Funeral Chapel in
Caldwell. Rev. Charles Ryan of the Nazarene Church, Homedale,
will officiate. Burial will follow in the Wilder Cemetery.
Mr. Hays was born May 6, 1920, at Grandmarie, Minn., the
son of Lee Bowan and Evaline Brown Hays. His family moved to
Idaho when he was a young boy, settling in the Homedale area
where he was raised. He received his education in a country
school house near his home and also in Homedale.
He married Lola Stith Feb. 1, 1947, at Homedale. Red
worked as a heavy equipment operator for many years until his
health began to fail. Upon his retirement in 1980, Red and
Lola moved to Marsing where they had since resided.
Red will be greatly missed by all of his loved ones. They
will always remember his kind way and his loving heart.
Survivors include: his wife, Lola Hays of Marsing; a
daughter and son-in-law, Sharon and Jim Rodgers of Othello,
Wash.; his brothers and sisters, Carl D. Hays of Homedale,
Robert B. Hays of Homedale, Faye Dines of Marsing, Eulah Hays
of Homedale and Velma Milligan of Nampa; five grandchildren;
and six great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a daughter.
Friends may call from 4 to 6 p.m. today at the Dakan
Funeral Chapel in Caldwell.
The family suggests that memorials be made to the Shriners
Hospital for Crippled Children, c/o Dakan Funeral Chapel, P.O.
Box 1386, Caldwell, Idaho 83606-1386.