June 14, 2001
VAN W. HAYS (8/13/1916 - 6/8/2001)
Van W. Hays, 84, of Memphis, MO died June 8, 2001 at the Scotland County Care Center in Memphis, MO.
He was born August 13, 1916, in Memphis, MO to Grover and Mary Ethel Krewson Hays.
He married Opal Bradley in Kirksville, MO on December 27, 1947. She died March 11, 1988.
He was a retired farmer and plumber.
He is survived by one sister, Louise Green of Memphis, MO, and one brother, Charles Hays of Waterloo, NE.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral services were held June 11, 2001, at the Memphis Funeral Home in Memphis, MO with David Barton officiating. Burial was in the Memphis Cemetery, Memphis, MO. Casket bearers were Eric, Jess, Kristi and Sarah Hays, Joni, Chad and J.R. Kahlandt.
A memorial has been established to the Scotland County Care Center, Memphis, MO.
Memphis Funeral Home, Memphis, MO was in charge of arrangements.