Obituary: Dennis Ray Hayes II


Dennis Ray Hayes II of Cullman passed away Monday, July 27, 2020 at the age of 38.

He was born Dec. 8, 1981 in Cartersville, GA to Dennis Ray Hayes Sr. and Violet Ann Gentry.

His children are honoring his wishes to be cremated.

A private celebration of life will be held in Taylorsville, GA Aug. 1, 2020

He is preceded in death by his wife Scarlett Hailes Hayes and his father Dennis Hayes, Sr.

Survivors include his mother Violet Gentry; sons Joshua Downs (Jeffery Downs) and Jordan Hayes; daughter Alexis Hayes; step-children Malachi Blackwood, Jacob Blackwood, and Shane Nelson; grandson Brayden Downs; sisters Amanda Hayes, Donna Hayes, Deanna Hayes, and Dawn Gutierrez; brothers Eldon Waits and Ivy Waits; nieces Savannah, Jenna, Haley, Brittney, and Ashley; nephews Michael, Logan, Jeremy, Patrick, Jayden, Xzavier, and Shawn; great-nieces; and mothers of his children Talisha Marshall Evans and Tony Adams.