October 30, 2023

Farell David Hayes, 71, entered into eternal rest, Friday, October 27, 2023 at his home. He was born February 12, 1952, in Wise County, VA.

Farell was a retired coal miner of 24 years in the coal industry. He loved going to church, being with his church brothers and sisters, and was a member of the Higher Ground Church, Pastor Billy Carter, of Sandy Ridge, in Coeburn, VA. He is a devoted child of God and enjoyed reading his bible. Special thanks to his son-in-law, Kevin Moore, for taking Farrell dear hunting on October 9.

Farell is preceded in death by his son, Richard Bruce Hayes; father, Bruce Hayes; mother, Ruth Hurd Hayes; sister, Joyce Ann; brothers, L.C. Miller, Hoyt Miller, and Ralph Miller.

Farell is survived by his wife of 38 wonderful years, Glenda Lee Hayes; daughters, Rebecca Ruth Hayes (Mike), Betty Baugus (Gary), and Rebecca Lynn Moore (Kevin); son, Larry Baugus Jr. (Cathy); sisters, Dorothy Gibson, and Jewel White (Danny); eight blessed grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren with one on the way in December, Kelden Moore; special friends, David Slemp, Jeff Lawson, and Alvin Meade; several nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Visitation will be Tuesday, October 31, 2023 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Estes Funeral Home in Coeburn, VA. Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Billy Carter and Pastor Alvin Meade officiating. Burial will follow in Hayes Cemetery, Coeburn, VA. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

An online guest register is available for the Hayes family at www.estesfuneralhome.com.

Estes Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Farell Hayes.