Oren B. Hays, March 5, 1936~May 12, 2023

May 12, 2023

Oren B. Hays, 87, of Winslow, passed away Friday, May 12, 2023 at his home. He was born March 5, 1936 in Winslow, AR to Samuel Floyd and Effie Smith Hays.

He was a lineman for the cable company for 37 years. He loved hunting and spending-time on his land. He was a proud Dad and Papa.

Oren is survived by his wife of 54 years, Robbie Hays of the home; daughter, Deborah Meadors (Randall) of Winslow; daughter, Amy Simco of Winslow; son, Kendall Hays (Janet) of Winslow; 7 grandchildren, Kendra, Kaitlyn, Eber, Wyatt, Abby, Gracie, and Kaylea; 4 great-grandchildren, Bo, Oren, Rhett, and Kinsley; and many other friends and family.

No services are scheduled.

Cremation arrangements by Beard’s Funeral Chapel.


11 Condolences

  1. Judy Beard

    Dear Robbie,
    Sorry for your loss. Oren was a long time co worker at Warner Cable and friend..
    My your memories help you and your family. Will be missed by many.
    Judy Beard

  2. Randy & Linda Bradley

    Robbie and family, we send our heartfelt sympathy for your loss.

  3. Jill Lockhart Wonnacott & family

    Oren will be missed by so many. Praying for comfort for you and your family. Comfort that only comes from our Heavenly Father. May peace fill you as you’re reminded of the many life moments you shared.

    I love your family and will continue to pray for you all during this difficult time.

  4. Bill & Mabel (Penny) King

    Robbie, we were sorry to learn of your loss and send our deepest condolences.

  5. Dawnetta Hays Dodd

    Robbie and Kids,
    I’m very sorry for your loss. I wish I had known him better.

  6. Sherry

    Our Condolences for your family. you & comfort at this time.
    Prayers for everyone.
    Love the Shipley’s

  7. Mike and Rita Ferguson

    Robbie and family we are thinking about and praying for daily , so glad I got to spend time with ya’ll growing up and being part of the family . Many years of memories. Rita and I love y’all and hope for a timely healing that can only come from the Father above through Jesus and the Holy Spirt . Mike and Rita and all the Ferguson’s

  8. Diane lockhart

    Charlie and I are so sorry to hear about Oren if there is anything you need at all you yell our love goes to the family

    • Shawn Gardino

      Sorry to hear about Oren I live in Colorado but visit Kathy and Mike my sister and brother in law who live up the road from Oren almost every year since the early 90s and always enjoyed going over and seeing Oren he was always so nice and I loved listening to him tell stories and he even let me hunt on his property once which was so nice my girls and I will be there next week and we’ll drive by and wave and say hi I know he’ll be watching

  9. Lynette Bobak

    My deepest sympathy is with all of you who I know Oren treasured. He leaves of legacy of beautiful people that make this world a better place.
    Love and prayers ~Lynette Bobak


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