John Richard Hayes, born July 26, 1964, transition to Heaven, June 9, 2017 in Atlanta, GA, after an extended illness. He was a proud 1982 graduate of Highland High School. John served in the US Navy, was an Entrepreneur and valued learning.
John was the only boy of six sisters, Minetta (Myron) Richardson, Annetta Dulin, Jeanetta Hayes, Susan (Alvin) Stewart, Sharon Buchanan and Teresa (Michael) King, all from Indiana. John also leaves behind three nephews, Kenneth Richardson (Illinois), Matthew Dulin and Teco (Audrey) Johnson, of Indiana; three nieces, Melaine (Trent) Jones, of Minnesota, Shannon Dulin and Tamar Stewart, of Indiana. John also has a host of great-nieces and -nephews, as well as uncles, Frank Hopkins and Roger (Wendy) Hopkins; along with family and friends here in Anderson and in Atlanta, GA.
John Richard is preceded in death by his mother, Dorothy Hayes; father, John H. Hayes, Jr.; nephew, Alvin Stewart, Jr; and niece, Jacara R. Buchanan.
Services will be held at L.C. May Funeral home on Friday, June 30, 2017. Visitation will be from 4- to 5 p.m. Memorial Service will begin at 5 p.m. Following a dinner will be served at the Sherman Street Annex.
Published on  June 24, 2017