Kenneth King Hayes, 85, of Mineral Wells went to be with the Lord on Thursday, January 30, 2020. He was born on March 15, 1934 to Darrell and Ruth Beasley Hayes of Mineral Wells. King married Billie Jane Andress in 1954; they had two children Kent and Lynn. King had a business degree from TCU and worked for his family’s lumber yard, Hayes Lumber Company after which he retired from PVI Fort Worth at 70 years of age. King was a 50+ year member of the Masons and the Palo Pinto Sheriff’s Posse.
Survivors include his wife of 65 years, Jane Hayes; son, Kent Hayes; daughter and son-in-law, Lynn and Norman Deisher; grandchildren, D’Lynn Deisher Adams, Greg Deisher, and Robert Deisher; and 10 great grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, February 8, 2020 at Woodland Park Cemetery with Pastor Eric Douglas officiating. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in King’s name to First Untied Methodist Church of Mineral Wells.
The Hayes family would like to thank all the doctors, nurses, hospice and home health care workers that took such genuine care of King and all the friends that supported him through visits, food and prayers.