James Kirkpatrick Hayes, 52 of Nampa passed away Tuesday, July 2, 2013. He was born July 8, 1960 in Nampa, Idaho to Eugene and Virginia Argetus Hayes. He attended schools in Nampa and graduated from Nampa High School. After graduation he joined the Air Force. He worked at Zilog before launching his new career in the assisted living profession as an LPN. James loved spending time with his family watching movies and also was great at body building and held the title of Mr. Idaho for two consecutive years. He loved being active in helping others as a nurse and helping with his children and grandchildren.
James was preceded in death by his sister Ginger Maria Hayes. He is survived by his parents Eugene and Virginia Hayes of Caldwell; his daughters Amanda and Jessica Hayes of Nampa; brothers Gene and Shawn Hayes; sisters Dana Wheeler and Georgia Shetler; several nieces and nephews and his precious grandsons Camron Wilson and Kaydon Wilson.
A graveside service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, July 11 at the Mount Calvary Cemetery on the corner of Greenhurst and South Powerline Roads. Arrangements are under the direction of Zeyer Funeral Chapel, Nampa. 467-7300
Published in Idaho Statesman on July 10, 2013