John “Jack” Hays, age 78 of Loganville, passed away Saturday, September 1, 2007. Funeral Services will be held 11 AM Thursday, September 6, 2007 in the Loganville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Rev. Jim Moore will officiate. Burial Corinth Memorial Gardens. Mr. Hays was a retired manager with J. C. Penneys after 45 years of service, a jack of all trades who enjoyed helping others with his handywork & asking nothing in return, an avid animal lover who since his retirement has been a volunteer with Walton, Gwinnett & Summit Chase Animal Clinics. He also was an outdoorsman who enjoyed yard work, gardening and helping others. Mr. Hays was loved by many. He is survived by his Wife: Brenda Hays, Loganville; Children: John & Diane Hays, Ocklawaha, FL, Raymond & Kathy Hays, Sparta, WI, Kevin & Debbie Hays, Lawrenceville, Kimberly & Kerry Crowe, Tucker; Grandchildren: Dahvi Hays, Dustin Hays, Kevin Hays, Felicia Hays, Jonathan Hays, Monica Philo, Timothy Hays, Michael Hays, Patrick Hays, Renee Hays & Delisa Carpenter; Mother-in-law: Irene Baird, Tucker; Brother-in-law: Donald Huckfeldt, Mays Springs, NE; Sister-in-law & Brother-in-law: Paula & Peter Grazzini, Palmyra, VA; Several Nieces & Nephews. The Family will receive friends from 11 AM - 1 PM & 6 - 8 PM Wednesday, September 5, 2007 at Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, GA 30052, 770-466-1544. Please sign online guest registry at