A memorial service will be noon Thursday at Ocker Memorial Chapel in Van Buren for Thomas Fay Hays, 61, of Barling, formerly of Van Buren, who died Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Barling. Dr. Elliott Hays will officiate.

The body was cremated.

Memorial contributions may be made to Open Hands Ministry of First Baptist Church, 1121 E. Main, Van Buren. AR 72956; Gideons International, P.O. Box 1791, Van Buren, AR 72956, or the Sebastian County Humane Society, P.O. Box 10953, Fort Smith, AR 72904.