Ralph Hayward of Coffeyville, Ks passed away on March 24, 2022, at age of 50. He was born August 10, 1971, in Clarksdale, Mississippi. Ralph was the son of Robert Lee Hayward and Dora Lee Mayfield “Hayward”. During his youth he accept Jesus into his life.
In 1984 Ralph was active in ROTC at Frasier Junior High in Memphis, Tn. In Highschool Ralph participated in Basketball and also Track and Field. Ralph Graduated Field Kindly Memorial High School in 1991. After graduating he went and worked for the Co-op and The Union Pacific Railroad. Ralph earned a brown belt practicing Martial Arts. He also had an impressive collection of swords and Nun chucks. Ralph was very knowledgeable about all exotic and rare cars. No one was a stranger when it came to meeting Ralph. He loved his brother and sister's and nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews dearly.
Ralph was very outspoken, he loved to talk for hours and hours at a time. Ralph was preceding in death by his father in March 2016 Robert Lee Hayward and his Stepfather April 2019 Bryant Keith White.
He leaves to cherish his mother of the home Dora Lee White, as well as his Four siblings. Marilyn Hayward, Angela Hayward, Jacqueline Hayward and Shundale Hayward husband of Kati. Along with seven nieces and nephews, Devante Mccoy, Delaisha Mccoy, Ashtoyn Hayward “Baldwin”, Denasha Hayward, Seandale Hayward, Ravyn Hayward, and Shamira Hayward. He cherished his ten great nieces and nephews Iy’lana Sales, Deverra Mccoy, Legend Hayward, Taylin Hayward, Sincere Baily, Devante Mccoy Jr., Kayson Mccoy Fate Hayward, Joshua Baldwin and Royce Mccoy.
The family of Ralph Hayward would like to extend our appreciation to his Aunt Minnie Nash, Charlie Lett, Velma Young, and Essie Haywood. To his uncle Morris Whitelaw. To his cousins. As well as his Grand Father Bishop James Whitelaw.
He will always be with us in our heart. Ralph will truly be missed.
“He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away.” Revelation 21:4
Homegoing Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 13, 2022, at Ford-Wulf-Bruns Chapel, 2405 Woodland Ave., Coffeyville, Kansas with Bishop James Whitelaw officiating. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, April 12, 2022, from 5-7 p.m. at the chapel. Ralph will be laid to rest in Fairview Cemetery in Coffeyville. The family has requested contributions to go to the family to help defray expenses. To leave an online condolence visit www.fordwulfbrunschapel.com
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