Jim Hays, 70, of Emory, died on October 14, 2021, at Christus Mother Frances in Sulphur Springs. No services will be held.
Mr. Hays was born on November 6, 1950, in Dallas, to Doug and Edwina Hays. He married Sharon Bush on September 28, 2019. He worked as an artist in graphics. His passion was fishing.
He is survived by his wife; sons, Tony Hays and Nick Hays; stepson, Tanner Bush; sister, Ginger Potter; and brothers, Coke Hays and Ronnie Hays.
Mr. Hays was preceded in death by his parents; and sister, Janis Hays.
Donations in his name may be made to the Rains High School fishing team.
Arrangements were under the direction of Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home. An online guestbook is available at www.wilsonorwoskyfuneralhome.com.