Jimmie Dean Hayes, 57, of Witt, died on Friday, July 24, 2020, at 6:05 p.m. at his residence.
No services are planned at this time. Cremation rites were accorded. Bass Patton Dean Funeral Home in Hillsboro is assisting the family.
Mr. Hayes was born March 3, 1963, in Springfield, to Dewey C. Hayes and Florence B. (Altevogt) Stevenson. He married Robin L. (Todd) McFarlin on Jan. 4, 2003, in Witt, and she survives.
During his career, he worked as a self-employed carpenter.
Mr. Hayes resided in the Nokomis and Witt area most of his life. He loved his pets, and rescued dogs and found new homes for them.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his mother of Nokomis; children, Brandon Todd of Hillsboro and Ryan Sneddon of Gibson City; five grandchildren; siblings, Barb (husband Olin) Clayton, Vera (husband Tim) Durston, Carol (husband Tom) Brown, Sandra (husband Drury) Emerson, Jr., David Hayes, Brenda (husband Bob) Mehlberg; and three brothers-in-law, Daniel (wife Tammy Martin) Oakley, Sr., William (wife Patricia) Oakley and Mark (wife Audrey) Todd.
Mr. Hayes was preceded in death by his father; and one granddaughter.
Memorials may be directed to the donor’s choice.
Online condolences to the family may be left at www.basspattondeanfh.com.