James E. Hayes, Sr., 77, of Barnesville passed away on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at his home. He was born on April 17, 1941, in Belmont County, to the late Everett and June (Hartley) Hayes.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Sylvia L. (Moore) Hayes on April 26, 2007; and brothers, Roger Hayes and Marvin Hayes.

James is survived by his son, James E. Hayes, Jr. of Barnesville; a grandson, Dylan Hayes of Cambridge; two brothers, Arthur Hayes of Cambridge and Willie Hayes of Cambridge.

A graveside service was held on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, with the Rev. Rodney West officiating at Ebenezer Cemetery in Bethesda. Arrangements are entrusted to Campbell-Plumly-Milburn Funeral Home, 319 N. Chestnut St., Barnesville.