hayes thomasMADISONVILLE, KY - Thomas Hays, 56, of Madisonville, KY passed away on Sunday, February 12, 2012 at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville.

He was born July 11, 1955 in Lincoln Co., KY to the late William Hays and Melvina Cox Hays. He was also preceded in death by nine brothers and sister, Cletus Hays, Chessie Hale, Fay Robinson, Maxine Hays, Judy Hays, Jeff Hays, John Hays, Evelyn O’Malley and Sherry Lynn Hays.

Mr. Hays was a team leader for Lebco Hydraulics. He was loved and admired by his family and friends.

He is survived by his wife, Kathryn Sue Bratcher Hays of Madisonville; one daughter, Angelia Hays of Nashville, TN; one brother, John Thomas Hays of Madisonville; three sisters, Susie Cook; Madeline Osburn and Wanda Kay Rucker; one brother, Cephis Hays; half sister, Penny Simons; half brother, Adam Hays; step mother, Anna Hays and step sister, Darla Robinson;

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Thursday, February 16, 2012 at the Barnett-Strother Funeral Home with Bro. David Durham officiating. Burial will follow in New Salem Cemetery in Mortons Gap.

Visitation will be from 4:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M. on Wednesday and after 12:00 P.M. until service time on Thursday at the funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Mark Miller, Bo Corbitt, Jimmy Cobb, Ben Baxter, Jimmy Hight, Mike Stagner, Tiki Woodward, and Travis Smith. Honorary pallbearers will be Clayton Sisk, Owen Sisk and Gordon Bratcher.

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

Most Read This Week

May 19, 2015 5472

Owensboro Health Proposes Building $15M Health…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 22, 2015 5362

Madisonville Man Charged with First-Degree Rape

by SurfKY News
May 18, 2015 3900

Madisonville Man Wanted for Attempted Murder in…

by SurfKY News
May 19, 2015 3711

Two Charged with Marijuana Possession after…

by SurfKY News
May 20, 2015 3280

Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park Holding Beach…

by Gil Lawson

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 10324

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 15, 2015 7311

Investigation of Local Barber Shop Leads to Drug…

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 22, 2015 5362

Madisonville Man Charged with First-Degree Rape

by SurfKY News
May 22, 2015 1071

Authorities Searching for Missing 5-Year-Old Boy

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 22, 2015 806

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - May 22, 2015

by SurfKY News
May 22, 2015 655

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

by SurfKY News
May 22, 2015 624

One Vehicle Collision Sends One to ER

by SurfKY News
May 22, 2015 587

MPD Seeks Three in Residential Robbery

by SurfKY News
May 22, 2015 560

Governor Announces Hopkins County as Kentucky…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 22, 2015 551

Post 2 Telecommunicator among KSP Graduating Class

by Trooper Stu Recke
May 22, 2015 418

Omni Visions Seeks to Recruit Foster Families

by Karen Jones
May 23, 2015 392

Elks BBQ Fundraiser Quick Sell Out

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News