“David, So sorry about your Dad. Do not take the paper so I did not know in time to make it to the visitation or the funeral. I know he had been very ill for sometime. You have no regrets, you did above & beyond to help him in his transition from this plateau to the next.
“David & Carla, May the peace of God be with you and your family during this time of loss.
“A lot of fond memories of JO, and his family. His infectious smile was an endearing one, and the mischief in his eyes always made you wonder...Love, hugs and prayers are with you as you celebrate JO's life.
“Our thoughts and prayers are with all of the Hays family .
Randy and Liz Hastings
“David & Family...so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts are with you during this time.
“Carla I'm so sorry for your family's loss........may he be in peace.
“So sad to have lost another classmate. My thoughts and prayers go out to his family. Bonnie Will Heinking
“You will always live in our hearts and prayers.
“My sincere sympathies to Helen and her mom and dad. I remember JO from days when Helen and I were very young.
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HERRIN -- James Okley "J.O." Hays, 66, passed away at 7:30 a.m. Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at his son's home in Herrin.J.O. was born Sept. 23, 1947, in Herrin to Bill and Geraldine "Gerry" (Berry) Hays.He served his country while enlisted in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam...Read More