Age 75 of Patriot, passed away July 17, 2018 in Gallipolis. He was born September 10, 1942 in Gallia County to Raymond and Bessie (Green) Bays. A truck driver by profession, he is survived by three children including Bobbie Bays, Jr. and Misty Bays; four brothers, Ralph (Kathy) Bays of Patriot, Herbert Bays of the Vinton area, Dennis Bays of Thurman, General Junior Bays of Cheshire; three sisters, Vergie (Herbert) Bayman of Versailles, Sue Trimble of Gallipolis, Janice (Jerry) Spurlock of Patriot. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, LeAnn; two sisters, Bessie Reynolds and Goldie Spurlock.
A private graveside service will be held by the family. Arrangements are being handled by D.W. SWICK-NELSON FUNERAL HOME in South Webster. Online condolences may be shared at www.DWSwickNelsonFuneralHome.com.