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James Harmon Hays

Obituary James Harmon Hays, 85, of Tompkinsville passed away Sunday, March 30, 2014 at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville, TN. He was born August 15, 1928 in Monroe County, KY to the late Jack Hays and Ruie McPherson. He was owner and operator of Hays Dental Laboratory and a member of Tompkinsville Church of Christ. He was a US Navy Veteran of Korean Conflict.He was united in marriage on August 8, 1953 to Dorothy Wimpy Hays who preceded him in death on October 31, 2007. He is survived by two daughters: Patty Rich of Tompkinsville, Ruthie Jones of Cincinnati, OH, one sister: Cletra Head of Tompkinsville, 4 Grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren. In addition to his parents and wife he was preceded in death by two brothers: Dr. Joe Hays and Julius Hays. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, April 3 at 11:00 AM at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville with burial to follow in the White Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00 PM on Wednesday and after 7:30 AM on Thursday at Strode Funeral Home. Memorials are suggested to the Dorothy Hays Scholarship Fund. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of James Harmon Hays please visit our Sympathy Store. Cemetery Details White Cemetery White Cemetery Tompkinsville, KY, 42167 To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of James Harmon Hays, please visit our floral store.

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I am so very sorry for your loss. At this difficult time please remember the Bible's promise at Acts 24:15, "There is going to be a resurrection." May the God of all comfort, comfort you in all your trials. - 2 Corinthians 1:3,4 Sincerely, Amy Smith Jw.org

Amy Smith May 15 2014 12:00 AM

Patty,I am so sorry for the loss of your father. I was not aware of his death. Please forgive me for being so late just to drop a small note to let you know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.

Sherri Proffiitt Apr 28 2014 12:00 AM

I am very sorry for your loss. May wonderful memories help ease your sorrow in the days ahead. Jesus said; "Do not be amazed at this, for the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tomb will hear his voice and come out, ..." (John 5:28-29) May his promise also be a source of comfort to you during this time.

Dolores Baker Apr 2 2014 12:00 AM

I am so very sorry for your loss. At this difficult time please remember the Bible's promise at Acts 24:15, "There is going to be a resurrection." May the God of all comfort, comfort you in all your trials. - 2 Corinthians 1:3,4 Sincerely, Amy SmithJw.org

Amy Smith Apr 2 2014 12:00 AM