Survivors include, his wife, Lorraine B. Hayes of Branch; three daughters, Veronica Mohren of Branch, Antoinette Hollis of Dothan, AL. and Mary and husband, Tim Smith of Branch; one son, David and wife, Barbara Hayes of Flowery Branch, GA.; fifteen grandchildren; fifteen great-grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren.
Mr. Robert was preceded in death by his first wife, Agnes Hayes; one son, Joe Hayes; one great-grand-daughter, Lacie Sonnier; one great-great-grandson, Ethyn Svendsen and nine brothers and sisters.
Visitation will be Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 6:00 PM until 10:00 PM then 8:00 AM until time of services on Sunday. Burial will be on Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 11:00 AM in Arceneaux Cemetery in Mire under the direction of Duhon Funeral Home, LLC of Rayne. Please send personal condolences to the family at www.duhonfuneralhome.com.