Harold C. Hayes, 83, of Payson, died March 23, 2003. He was born March 28, 1919 in Maysville, Okla.
Mr. Hayes spent the past 25 years of retirement in Payson, after 25 years of employment with the City of Phoenix Water Department.
He is survived by his wife, Sybil Hayes of Payson; daughter, Rose Anne Self of Payson; sons, Harold Dean Hayes and Gaylord Lee Hayes, both of Phoenix; eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
A service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 26 at Mountain Meadows Memorial Park, 335 Upper Round Valley Road, with interment following.
Donations can be made to First Southern Baptist Church, 302 S. Ash, Payson, AZ 85541.
Arrangements by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.