Funeral services for Billy Hayes, 86, of Clarksville, Tenn. were held Friday, June 14, 2013 from the chapel of the Taylor Funeral Home with Rev. Jerry Shelton officiating. Interment followed at the Dickson County Memorial Gardens. Services were held under the direction of the Taylor Funeral Home.
Mr. Hayes, a retired longtime employee with Vaughn Manufacturing Co. in Nashville, Tenn., passed away June 11, 2013 at Signature Health Care after a lengthy illness. Born in Dickson County, he was the son of the late Audra L. and Cindy Ferrell Hayes. He proudly served his country in the U. S. Army during World War II. He was a former member of the Nashville Lion’s Club. He was a member of the Memorial Baptist Church in Clarksville, Tenn. He was married to the former Edna Bull.
Survivors include his wife of 65 years, Edna Bull Hayes of Clarksville, Tenn; his daughter, Rita Wilkinson and her husband, Horace of Nashville, Tenn; his brothers; Bobby Hayes of Alabama and Jack Hayes of Oklahoma. He was also survived by very devoted friends, Charles and Jean Borens.