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Ronald Clay Hays

September 29, 1949 ~ June 5, 2020 (age 70)


Ronald Clay Hays, 70, of Taylorsville, passed away on Friday, June 05, 2020 at his home.He was a retired employee of General Electric,  a farmer, a member of the National Cracker Jack Society, NRA, a Kentucky Colonel, and volunteered with the Mt. Washington Community Ministries.  He was a Wolff Distillery Collector, and enjoyed gardening and fishing. He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Lucille Hays;  his granddaughter, Isabella Faith Fingar; and a sister-in-law, Onna Kay Maynor. Ron is survived by his wife, Lady Miller Hays; two children, Lisa Hays and Christopher Fingar (Stacy); a brother, James Hays Jr. (Sandy); sisters-in-law, Jenna Copple (Jim Mohr) and Sandy Binner (Fred); a brother-in-law, Jake Miller (Lisa); nephews, James Hays (Kristy), Al Thomas (Suzie), Glen Copple (Milta); nieces, Taylor Phelps, Tonna Brooks (Jeff); two grandchildren, Connor William and Katelyn Grace Fingar; his best friend, Donnie Crews; along with his beloved dogs, Lucy and Max; and cats, Cary Grant, Sam, Calli and Yellow Mellow. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at McFarland-Troutman-Proffitt Funeral Home with burial to follow in Highland Memory Gardens.  Friends may visit from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and after 9 a.m. Wednesday. Memorial gifts are suggested to the American Cancer Society. 

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June 9, 2020

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
McFarland-Troutman-Proffitt Funeral Home
111 N Bardstown RD
MT Washington, KY 40047

Funeral Service
June 10, 2020

10:00 AM
McFarland-Troutman-Proffitt Funeral Home
111 N Bardstown RD
MT Washington, KY 40047


American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City OK 73123
Tel: 1-800-227-2345

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