Carrol N. Hayes
Carrol N. Hayes, age 86, of Butterfield, Missouri, passed away Sunday, January 5, 2020 at Bentonview Park Health and Rehabilitation in Monett, Missouri.
He was born May 25, 1933 in Barry County, the son of Otis and Florence (Lester) Hayes. In 1959 he was united in marriage to Barbara Baldridge and to this union three children were born. Barbara preceded him in death. On February 14, 1989 he married Doris Moore Wolf, who survives. Also surviving are three sons, Michael Hayes of Los Lunas, New Mexico, James Hayes of Albuquerque, New Mexico and Ron Hayes of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; two step-sons, Marty Wolf of Butterfield, Missouri and Wesley Drake of Greenville, Texas; six grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; three special grandchildren and thirteen step-great grandchildren.
In addition to his first wife, also preceding him in death were his parents; brother, Don Hayes and a sister, Mickie Stoos.
Carrol grew up and received his education in Cassville, where he graduated with the Class of 1952. After high school he joined the United States Navy, serving from 1953 until 1957. For thirty-two years he worked for Cedar Rapids Fire Department in Iowa, also serving as the Captain until his retirement in 1990. After retirement he moved to Butterfield to make his home. For several years after retirement he worked at True Value Hardware in Cassville. Some of his favorite pastimes were volunteering at Barry County Museum, delivering meals on wheels and making beautiful Intarsia wood work. He was a member of St. Edward Catholic Church in Cassville.
Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, January 10, 2020 at St. Edward Catholic Church in Cassville, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Reverend William Hodgson will conduct the services.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. Thursday at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville.
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