Obituary for Melvin Wayne Hayes of Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina
October 21, 1958 – August 25, 2010
ANDERSON, SC - Melvin Wayne Hayes, age 51, of 302 Hazelwood Avenue, passed away on Wednesday, August 25, 2010 at the AnMed Health Medical Center.
Born in Abbeville, SC on October 21, 1958, Mr. Hayes was the son of Eula Bell Simmons Hayes of Anderson and the late Richard "R.C." Calhoun Hayes. He was the manager of Kentucky Fried Chicken and had worked for the KFC Corporation for over twelve years. He was a longtime volunteer for the Alzheimer's Association and was of the Church of God Faith.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by a son, Brandon Hayes Stewart; brothers, Richard Hayes and his wife, Loretta, Edgar Hayes, Tony Hayes and Roy C. Hayes; sisters, Virginia Hayes and Juanita Hayes Saxon; one god-son, Dennis Stone all of Anderson; twenty-one nieces and nephews and many beloved friends.
The Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, August 28, 2010 at 3:00 pm in the Chapel of The McDougald Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park.
The family will be at the home of his brother, Tony Hayes, 485 Creamer Road, Anderson and will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm.
Flowers are optional. Memorials may be made to the S.C. Alzheimer's Association , 4124 Clemson Blvd., Suite L., Anderson, SC 29621.
A message of condolence may be sent to the family by visiting www.mcdougaldfuneralhome.com
THE MC DOUGALD FUNERAL HOME is in charge of the arrangements.
Published in Anderson Independent-Mail on August 27, 2010