Andover, NY - Francis L. "Jake" Haynes Sr., 73, of 3864 Swain Hill Road passed away on Saturday, May 17, 2014 at Jones Memorial Hospital in Wellsville with his family at his side. He was born July 1, 1940 in Portville the son of William and Vinnie (Kinney) Haynes.
Jake was a former resident of Bolivar and Alma before moving to Andover in 2012. He was employed as a foreman for Wayne Paving & Gravel in Shinglehouse, PA, retiring on July 1, 2002.
He is survived by four children, Tonya (Rocky) Davis of Brandenburg, KY, Chad (Crystal) Hicks of Wellsville, Justin Haynes and Shane Haynes both of Andover, nine grandchildren, one brother, Alvin Haynes of Columbia, SC as well as several nieces & nephews. He was predeceased by his long time companion, Linda J. Hicks on January 12, 2009 and one sister, Kitty Hopkins.
Friends are invited to call on Friday, (May 23, 2014) from 12 noon to 2:00 pm at the J. W. Embser Sons Funeral Home Inc. in Wellsville. The funeral will follow at 2:00 pm in the funeral home with Pastor Richard Helms presiding. To leave online condolences, please visit www.embserfuneralhome.com.