Celebration of life for Sarah Allie Hayes, 27, will be at 10 a.m., Thursday in the Maranatha Free Will Baptist Church, with Brother Paul Collins officiating. Burial will be at McAlister Cemetery, Overbrook, Okla.
A time of support and visitation for family and friends will be from 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday at Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home.
The daughter of John Fielding Hayes and Sandra Hickman, Sarah was born July 18, 1990, at Oklahoma City, Okla., and passed away on Sunday, March 18, 2018, in Marietta, Okla.
Sarah lived in Ardmore and Southern Oklahoma all of her life and was a graduate of Plainview High School, the class of 2008. She was studying at Southeastern University to become a teacher and would have graduated in May of this year. Sarah was presently working as a blackjack dealer at WinStar Casino.
With her upbeat personality and big smile, “Sarbear” as she was affectionately known, had a special rapport and love for her two children, family and pets. She enjoyed playing softball and going to the gym, and was particularly fond of hiking and biking.
She is survived by her son, Darrius Fields; daughter, Brailee Gaines; father, John Hayes Sr.; mother, Sandra Callentine; brother, John Hayes Jr. and wife, Rachel; sister, Whittney Hunter and husband, Brandon; grandparents, Doug Hayes and wife, Mary; and other extended family members and life-long friends.
Pallbearers will be: John Hayes Sr., John Hayes Jr., Tyler Winnard, Brandon Hunter, Houston Whayley, Marvin Saucer, Marvin Saucer Jr., and Doug Hayes Jr. Honorary pallbearers will be: Doug Hayes Sr., Skylar Whayley, William Shankles and Ryan Shankles.
Condolences to the family may be sent online at www.hdouglasfuneralhome.com.