In Memory Of

James Hays

Herrin, Illinois

Guest Book

joyce lawrence

November 01, 2013

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.

troy & rhonda richards

October 28, 2013 | Fallston, MD

David & Carla, May the peace of God be with you and your family during this time of loss.

jill reagan

October 28, 2013 | Nashville, TN

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.

liz hastings

October 28, 2013 | Energy, IL

Our thoughts and prayers are with all of the Hays family .

Randy and Liz Hastings

steve & sharon frattini

October 28, 2013 | HERRIN, IL

David & Family...so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts are with you during this time.

leon and sandra rich

October 28, 2013 | West Frankfort, IL

Carla I'm so sorry for your family's loss........may he be in peace.

bonnie heinking

October 27, 2013 | Springfield, IL

So sad to have lost another classmate. My thoughts and prayers go out to his family. Bonnie Will Heinking

beverly & gary sellars/massetto

October 27, 2013 | St. Charles, MO

You will always live in our hearts and prayers.

brenda murphy-beltz

October 27, 2013 | Douglasville, GA

My sincere sympathies to Helen and her mom and dad. I remember JO from days when Helen and I were very young.


James's Obituary

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...

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