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"Bud" Fred Julian Hayes

January 2, 1926 ~ August 18, 2017 (age 91)

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August 25, 2017

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Whispering Pines Funeral Home
3168 NE 3rd Street
Prineville, OR 97754

Graveside Service
August 26, 2017

11:00 AM
Juniper Haven Cemetery
1555 N. Main Street
Prineville, OR 97754

August 26, 2017

12:00 PM
Ochoco Creek Park North Side
529 NE Juniper Street
Prineville, OR 97754

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“Bud” Fred Julian Hayes, 91, passed away on August 18, 2017 at Chinook Place in Madras.

There will be a visitation on Friday August 25, 2017 at Whispering Pines Funeral Home (3168 NE  3rd Street – Prineville, Oregon  97754) from 4:00 to 8:00 pm.  A grave side service will be held on  Saturday August 26, 2017 at Juniper Haven Cemetery at 11:00 am.  A reception will follow at the Ochoco Creek Park covered area. 

Bud was born on January 2, 1926 to William and Gertrude (O’Dell) Hayes in Stringtown, Oklahoma.  He had six brothers; Junior, Sam, Paul, Elmo, Joe Ray and Ben.  He also had three sisters; Shorty Jean, Evie and Dorothy.

He married Violet Dean McLean in 1951 and they had three daughters; Jackie, Toni and Rebecca. Bud and Violet Dean were married for 50 years before her passing on April 28, 2001.  He later married Delores Hyatt on April 11, 2004 and they were married for 13 years before his passing.

Bud worked on a ranch in Texas, then moved to Prineville working at Consolidated Pine until his retirement.

Bud was an avid outdoorsman.  He loved squirrel hunting in Tygh Valley with his brother Paul and brother-in-law Jerry Bailey, deer and elk hunting in Baker City with his brother, sturgeon fishing on the Columbia and cat fishing on the Snake River, he hunted and fished well into his 70’s.  He also enjoyed working in his yard, gardening, making model airplanes to display in his yard and watching professional bull riding.  He was a bull rider in his younger days.  Bud was also a proud member of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma.

He was preceded in death by his first wife Violet Dean (McLean) Hayes, his father William Burgess Hayes, his mother Gertrude Beatrice (O’Dell) Hayes, his daughter Toni Garren, brothers; Sam Hayes, Elmo Hayes, Junior Hayes, Paul Hayes and sisters Jean Machau and Evie Silvey, son-in-law Rick Hanes and step-son Phillip Prince.

Bud is survived by his wife Delores Hayes of Madras, daughters; Jackie Gregor and Rebecca Hanes both of Prineville, brothers; Ben Hayes of Baker City and Joe Ray Hayes of Oklahoma, sister Dorothy Basham of Prineville, son-in-law Edgar Garren of Portland. His grandchildren; Gerri Lynne Hayes, Justin Gregor, Joseph Gregor, Jacob Gregor, Shelly McKinney, Buddy Hanes, Angie Friesen and Wade Hanes.  His great-grandchildren; Payden and Gage Robison, Ross McKinney, Taylor and Tobi Dawn Hanes, Hunter and Finn Friesen.  His great-great grandchildren; Westyn Mooney and Wrynn Hanes.

Memorial contributions may be made to your favorite charity through Whispering Pines Funeral Home – 3168 NE 3rd Street – Prineville, Oregon 97754 – 541-416-9733.

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