Lester Marshall HAYS

Lester Marshall Hays

CARLINVILLE - Lester Marshall Hays , 85, of Carlinville passed away Wednesday morning, March 20, 2013, at his daughter's residence in Carlinville.

Visitation will be held Friday, March 22, 2013, from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Davis-Anderson Funeral Home in Carlinville.

Funeral Services will take place at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, March 23, 2013, at the funeral home.

Burial will be in Union Chapel Cemetery in rural Girard.

Surviving are his daughters: Nancy (Bill) Lange and Sue Ann Barto; son, Leslie Marshall (Margie Rice) Hays all of Carlinville; 8 grandchildren; 20 great-grand-children; sisters: Maxine Keltner of Waverly and Emelene Batchelder of Illiopolis; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to the Carlinville School Milk Fund.

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Published in The State Journal-Register on Mar. 21, 2013