David Glee Haynes, 69 of Tovey passed away on Monday, April 26, 2021 at 8:38 a.m. at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield, Ill.
He was born on May 20, 1951 in Trimble, Tenn. the son of Willie Newt and Betty Ruth (Morris) Haynes.
He married Madonna Graham on June 28, 1976 in Union City, Tenn. and they renewed their vows in June of 2020. He worked as a Machine Operator at R&R in Girard, Ill. He loved to ride his motor cycle, on the river run and riding in other charity runs. He loved spending time with his family especially his grandchildren. He loved working in his yard and on his house.
He is survived by his wife: Madonna Haynes of Tovey, Ill.; daughter: Donna (Steve) Gatons of Taylorville, Ill.; son: Christopher (Zokoma) Haynes of Taylorville, Ill.; grandchildren: Cody Gatons, Logan Gatons, Madison Gatons, Payton Haynes, Ashlyn Haynes; brothers: Bill (Mary) Haynes, Jack (Retha) Haynes, Scott Haynes and Bobby Haynes; several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers: Clyde Edward Haynes, Charles Newt Haynes, William Jerry Haynes, Bobby Joe Haynes, sisters: Kathy Blackwell, Rebecca Ann Haynes and Betty Mae Haynes.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, May 1, 2021 from 11:00-1:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville. Funeral service will be held immediately following the visitation starting at 1:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville with Pastor Rodney Blomquist officiating. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery in Taylorville.
Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements. Please sign their online guest book at suttonmemorialhome.com