Johnnie Bob Hayes
Johnnie Bob Hayes, 58, of Mt. Vernon died 9 a.m. Sept. 28, 2005,
at his residence. He was a farm manager for Hughey Farms in Mt.
Vernon since 1991.
Mr. Hayes was born Feb. 14, 1947, in Mt. Vernon to William Robert
"Bill" Hayes and Martha Jeanette (Dooley) Hayes Reiser.
Graveside services will be held 10 a.m. Friday at Sugar Camp Cemetery
south of Belle Rive, with military flag presentation by the chaplain
of Mt. Vernon American Legion Post 141. Randy Sells will officiate.
Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Hughey Funeral Home in Mt.Vernon.
Mr. Hayes is survived by his stepmother, Edna Lou Hayes of Kell; a daughter,
Christine "Sissy" Wilson and special friend James Blount of Mt. Vernon; a son,
Billy Hayes and wife Louise of Salem; four grandchildren, Cody Wilson of
Mt. Vernon, Jacob Hayes of Mt. Vernon, Jason Hayes of Salem and Janie
Hayes of Salem; two stepbrothers, Jack Leffler and wife Carla of
Bridgewater, N.J., and Charles Leffler and wife Heidi of Olney; and several
nieces, nephews and cousins. Also surviving is his extended family, the
Hughey family: Edna R. Hughey; Susan R. Hughey; Chris, Carmen, Reid and
Lane Deichman; Rick, Monica and Kylie Akes; and John, Marsha and Hayden
He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Michael
Hayes; and four aunts, Yvonne Jones, Mary Lankford, Margie Payne and
Virginia Lowery; and an uncle, Charles Lowery Sr.
Mr. Hayes was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War and was Christian by
faith. Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home,
where you may call 242-3348 for further information.
Date: 16 Oct 2005
Submitted by: Robert W. Loman