Funeral service for Gloria Evelyn Hayes was January 16, 2020 at Wilson Mortuary Chapel, Salem, with Pastor Chris Ball and Pator Shannon Lambert officiating.

Music was provided by Dennis Skiles and A.J.Cronk.

Interment was in the Cedar Grove Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Sam Ball, A.J. Cronk, Robert Dowling, Andy Nash, Frank Brooks, David Cronk and Sam Hayes. Honorary pallbearers were Jake Ball and Gary Bartle.

Mrs. Hayes was born February 8, 1949 in Houston to Harold Glen and Doris Evelyn (Wallace) Hayes. She died January 13, 2020 in Salem at the age of 70 years.

Survivors include her siblings, Rita Skiles and husband, Dennis, Salem; Lois Ball and husband, Dennis, Salem; Tommy Hayes, Salem; Sandra Cronk, Harrisonville; and Jimmy Hayes and wife, Sonnya, Salem; and a host of nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Preceding her in death were her parents; brother, Jerry Hayes; sister-in-law, Ann Hayes; and nephew, Shane Ball.

Mrs. Hayes was a member of the Pentecostal Church of God and Grace Community Church.