Lowell Evan Hayes Sr., 74, of Moselle died Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, at his residence in Moselle. He was born Saturday, April 24, 1943 in Stonewall.
Visitation was held Thursday, Aug. 10 followed by funeral services at Ellisville Funeral Home in Ellisville. Burial followed at Moselle Memorial Gardens. Brother Jerry Overstreet officiated.
Lowell was an amazing husband and father. He will be missed and loved by all that knew him.
He was preceded in death by his father Thomas Evan Hayes; mother Nina Gay Hayes and brother Larry Hayes.
Survivors include his wife Joan Hayes of Moselle; son Lowell Hayes Jr. (Dena) of Gulfport; daughter Gena Clarke (William) of Petal; stepson Kye McMullan (Nannie) of Hattiesburg; grandchildren Gabrielle Hayes, Evan Motter, Grant Motter, Wesley Richardson, TaylorAnn Richardson, Katelyn McMullan and Kylea McMullan; sister Sandra Farris (David) of Ellisville; brothers Danny Hayes (Kathy), Jerry Hayes (Debra) and Gary Dale Hayes (Orash), all of Ellisville; sister-in-law Ritta Hayes of Ellisville; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers were James Jones, Andrew Jones, Brandon Jones, Walker Gene Jones, James Key and Robert Russum. Honorary pallbearers were Julis “Jug” Waller and Steve Davis.
Memorial donations may be made to Jones County Junior College.
An online guestbook may be signed at www.ellisvillefuneralhome.com.