Samuel C. Hayes, 31, of Farmington, New Mexico passed away February 5, 2019 in Farmington. Samuel was born to mother Laura Hayes-Bennett December 17, 1987 in Grants, New Mexico.
Sam studied computer information and technology at Penn State. He was passionate about his wprk with computers and shared his knowledge with anyone who struggled in the area. Sam was also an avid gamer, enjoying both PC games as well as MMO’s on PS4. As a music lover he attended many concerts, his most memorable being Roger Waters of Pink Floyd. His love of music led the natural progression to him becoming an audiophile, as such Sam was never without his Beats Pill. Samuel loved his daughter Alexa and son Silas more than anything in the world, and bragged about them at any opportunity he had. Sam shared his love if space with his son and games with his daughter. These passions of Samuel will continue to live on through the lives of his children, and his memory will be kept alive by all those who cherished him. Samuel is preceded in death by his grandparents Glen and Peggy Hayes. Samuel is survived by his loving wife Karissa Higgins, son; Silas Hayes, daughter; Alexa Hayes, parents; Laura Hayes- Bennet and Gary Milligan, brother; John Milligan, sisters; Melisa Munoz, Bonnie Bond and Vail Ortiz. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at Pinon Hills Church, burial will follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery. A reception will be held after the burial at 3:30 PM at Pinon Hills Church Student Center.
Samuel's care is entrusted to Alternative Choice Funeral & Cremation 804 N Dustin Ave Farmington, NM 87401 (505)-325-9611