Melvin Ray Hays, age 81, of Point, passed away Friday, May 27, 2016, at Hopkins County Memorial Hospital in Sulphur Springs.
He was born in Point, July 28, 1934, to William Thomas and Vessie Nina Shepherd Hays.
He married Annette Louise Jones in Mesquite on Aug. 12, 1972...They shared almost 44 years of marriage.
He was self-employed as a back-hoe operator.
Wife, Annette Hays of Point; daughters, Melanie Lemons (Larry) of Lone Oak, and Sherry Malone of Lone Oak; grandchildren, Braxton Burns, Dillin Moore, Kaleb Moore, and Natalee Burns
Numerous other loving family and friends;
Preceded in death by: parents; son-in-law, Jess E. Malone; brothers, Ernest Hays, Hubert Hays, Tommy Hays, and J.D. Hays; and sisters, Emma Ruth Hays and Mary Lou Groves
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wilson - Orwosky Funeral Home
803 Texas St
Emory, Texas 75440
Wednesday, June 01, 2016
Bull Creek Cowboy Church
St. Hwy. 69
Lone Oak, Texas 75453