Adam Joseph Hays, 35, of Chillicothe, MO died Monday, April 18, 2011 at his home in Chillicothe, MO.
Adam was born January 30, 1976 in Chillicothe, the son of Dalton Verl Hays and Shirley Ann Periman Hays Hopper.
He attended school in Chillicothe.
He had worked as a truck driver for several years.
Adam is survived by his mother and stepfather, Shirley Ann and Tim Hopper of Trenton, MO; father, Dalton V. Hays of Carrollton, MO; five children, Quinton Hays and Alton Hays of Ludlow, MO, Adam Joseph Hays Jr. “A.J.”, Madisen Gayle Hays, and Kendall Ann Hays of the home; brothers, Troy Hays (Ellie) of Chillicothe, Melvin Hays (Rachel) of Chillicothe, Daniel Hays(Michelle) of Chillicothe, Gary D. Provolt Jr. of Trenton, Curtis Provolt of Chillicothe, Justin Provolt (Sarah) of Trenton, Adam Hopper of Trenton, Zeb Hopper of Jamesport; sisters Sarah Hopper of Marshall, MO, Rose Hopper of Chillicothe and Kaitlyn Hopper of Springfield, MO; grandmothers, Lula Mae Lamp of Chillicothe and Lois Hopper of Chula, MO; several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Truman Hays and Troy Periman and grandmother Velma Hays Fox.
Memorials in honor of Adam Hays may be made to the Hays children and left at the funeral home or mailed to Heritage Funeral Home, Chillicothe, MO 64601. On-line condolences may be made at www.heritage-becausewecare.com .
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, April 23, 2011 at Heritage Funeral Home, Chillicothe.
Burial will be at Slagle Cemetery, Chillicothe, MO.
A visitation will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Friday, April 22, 2011 at Heritage Funeral Home, Chillicothe
Friends may call at the funeral home from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Friday.
Arrangements are under the direction of Heritage Funeral Home, Chillicothe, MO.