Merced Sun Star
Monday, Dec. 10, 1973
 
Obituaries
 
Albert Hayes
 
 Graveside services will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. in Haven of Rest Cemetery for Albert Raymond Hayes, 79, a 72 year resident of Merced who died Saturday in a local convalescent hospital.
 
 Rev. H,O Van Gilder of Valley Baptist Church will conduct services. Military honors will be provided by American Legion Post No. 83, Merced.
 
 Mr. Hayes, who lived at 639 W. 14th St., and had been a cook, was born in Oakdale. He was a World War 1 veteran and had been a West Coast welterweight wrestling champion.
 
 Mr. Hayes is survived by his wife, Mrs. Johnnie Alice Hayes of Merced; a son, Donald of San Jose, a brother, Herbert Hayes of Oakdale; and three grandchildren. Services are under the direction of Ivers and Alcorn.
 
Funeral Notice
Ivers & Alcorn Funeral Home
 
HAYES: In Merced, December 8, 1973. Albert Raymond Hayes, husband of Mrs. Johnnie Alice Hayes; father of Donald Hayes, brother of Herbert Hayes. Also survived by three grandchildren.
 
 Friends are invited to attend graveside services Tuesday, in the Haven of Rest Cemetery. Rev. H.O. Van Guilder of the Valley Baptist Church will officiate. Military honors will be provided by the American Legion Post No. 83.