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ATLANTA -- John William Hayter, 77, of
Atlanta, died Saturday, Sept. 26, 2009, at 1:10 p.m. at ManorCare
Health Services in Normal.
His funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Quiram-Peasley
Funeral Home in Atlanta. Visitation will be from noon until
2 p.m. at the funeral home.
His graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday,
Oct. 3, at the Atlanta Cemetery, where military
rites will be conducted.
Mr. Hayter was an
over-the-road truck driver for many years. He also
was a retired barber and had shops in Armington,
Chestnut and Clinton.
He was born July 15, 1932, in Atlanta to John
Walter and Rhoda Shelton Hayter. He married Clara
Mae Beck in April 1954. She preceded him in death on
April 10, 1967.
He is survived by his children, Jackie Beck and
Sue Burroughs, both of Bloomington, Jeannie (and
Dennis) Rexroat of Minonk and Jody Lee (and Beth)
Hayter of Mammoth Springs, Ark., a son-in-law, Wayne
Burroughs of Bloomington; grandchildren Bryson
Hayter, Christina Harmons, Mystia Stephen, Holly
Hayter, Amy Rexroat, Jamie Reynolds, Justin Bone
Hayter, Bobby Clark, J.J. Hayter, Brian Clark,
Brianna Clark and Corey Fulk; and 13
He was also preceded in death by one son, John
Wayne Hayter, and two brothers, Bob Hayter and
He was an avid Cardinal fan and enjoyed NASCAR
Memorials may be made to the charity of the
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