Mr. Gerald L. Hays, 81, a resident of Trenton Mo., died Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013 at St. Lukes Hospital, Kansas City.

Funeral service will be held Wednesday Jan. 30, 2013 at 1 P.M. at Union (Coon Creek) Baptist Church west of Trenton with Rev. Doug Crawford and Ron Ward Officiating.

Burial will be in Edinburg I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Edinburg, Mo. Family visitation will be held Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013 from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Slater Funeral Home, Trenton, Mo.
Memorials To: The Diabetes Association and they may be left at the funeral home. Online condolences may be left at

Arrangements are under the direction of Slater Funeral Home, Trenton, Mo.