David Albert Hayes, age 55 of Winder, went home Friday, January 12, 2007. He fought a good and brave battle for eight years. Funeral Services will be held 2:30 PM, Sunday, January 14, 2007 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Rev. Lester Hall will officiate. Burial Alta Vista Cemetery, Gainesville. A member of First Baptist Church of Winder, Mr. Hayes was preceded in death by his wife and beloved companion of 25 years, Mary Ann Hayes and his father, J. E. Hayes. He will be missed by his mother, Tempie Hayes, Tucker; sister, Joyce and Billy Simonton, Loganville; brothers, Homer and Linda Jordan, Harold Jordan, all of Gainesville; niece, Tracy and Mark Smith; nephews, Travis and Roxanne Simonton, all of Loganville, Stacy and Angela Simonton, Gainesville, Scott and Angelia Simonton, Smyrna. David loved his great nieces & nephews like they were his grandchildren, Christopher Smith, Victoria Smith, Brianna Simonton, Ashley Archer, Brooke Archer, Austin Simonton, Alexander Simonton, Aiden Simonton, and Charlotte Elizabeth Simonton; several cousins and brothers-in-law, nieces and nephews-in-law. David give your sweet little smile to Jesus and I know he will smile and say “a job well done my son”. David from the time you were born you have had a huge mountain to climb but you have made it finally and you never complained. Love, Joyce. Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .