Mr. Johnny Calvin Hayes, age 79 of Newnan, died at Piedmont Atlanta Hospital on July 2, 2019. He was born in Hogansvile, GA on January 16, 1940 to the late Foy Hayes and Ruby Florence Booker Hayes. In addition to his parents he was predeceased by his son, Tracy Hayes, and sister, Mary Garrett. He served in the U.S. Air Force and was retired from Delta Airlines.
Surviving are his wife, Laverne Allen Hayes; sons, Scott Hayes and Brian Hayes; daughter, Robbin Wheeler; sisters, Betty Couch (J.D.) and Patsy Tate; grandchildren, Christy, Jeromy, Alexus, Analyse, Aleigh, and Braelin; great grandchildren, Nicholas, Nathan, Abby, and Kyleigh. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.higginsfuneralhomes.com.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, July 6, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at Westside Baptist Church with Pastors Alton Midgett and Melvin Payne officiating. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at Higgins Hillcrest Chapel on Friday, July 5, 2019 from 6-8 p.m.