Cover photo for Billy Hayden's Obituary
Billy Hayden Profile Photo
1926 Billy 2023

Billy Hayden

May 12, 1926 — December 17, 2023

Billy Jack Hayden, went to be with Jesus on Sunday, December 17, 2023, at the age of 97. He was born in Dallas County on May 12, 1926 to parents Edgar Morgan Hayden and Carrie Lee Lewis.

Billy attended school in Tripp, Texas and graduated from Mesquite High School. After graduation, he joined the United States Army and served in Germany during World War II. Soon after his discharge from the Army, Billy worked as a typist. He was then hired by the Federal Reserve Bank where he later became a manager of the loan department for several years. After retirement, he moved back to Sunnyvale, Texas where he remained until his passing.

Billy is preceded in death by his parents, Edgar and Carrie Hayden; brother, Winfred Earl Hayden; sister, Joyce May Hayden Gentry; and nephew, Larry Victor Badgley.

He is survived by his niece, Lea Anne Badgley Hargraves; nephew, Lyndon Warren Badgley and wife Sigrid; great-nephews, Matthew Regester, and Jesse Badgley; great-nieces, Carrie Kendra Tobin, Amy Poland, and Jodie McKimmins; and numerous great-great nieces and nephews.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Billy Hayden, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Tuesday, December 26, 2023

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

New Hope Funeral Home- Stateroom A

500 US Highway 80 E, Sunnyvale, TX 75182

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Graveside Service

Wednesday, December 27, 2023

1:00 - 2:00 pm (Central time)

Long Creek Cemetery

Sunnyvale, TX 75182

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 153

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree