My chains are gone, I’ve been set free. My God, My Savior has ransomed me and like a flood, his mercy reigns his unending
love and His amazing grace! Ulysses Grant “Boo Boo” Hayes, III was born August 12, 1948 in Newark, New Jersey to the late Thelma Hayes-Tate and Ulysses Grant Hayes, II.
Upon graduation from Plainfield High School, 1966 in Plainfield, New Jersey, Ulysses entered the United States Marine Corp. His last job occupied was with M&G Manufacturing in Virginia Beach, VA.
Ulysses was preceded in his death by his mother, Thelma Hayes-Tate and his father Ulysses G. Hayes, his sister, Karen V. Hayes and a brother, Timothy McSeed. He leaves to cherish the life he lived, sons, Ulysses G. Hayes IV, Tyshon R. Flowers,
Kareen A. Flowers; daughters, Rasheeda S. Green, LaTaya V. Mills (Shamone) and Monique R. Flowers; brothers, Kenneth
P. Hayes (Minnette), Shawn Hayes (Jashira); sisters, Barbara Hannah (Langston), Ashanti Greene (Larry), and Dolores S.
Hayes fifteen grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, cousins and friends. A special love of
his life Annie R. Flowers.
During his illness, Ulysses established a special bond with several individuals providing his medical care and the family wishes to express their heartfelt gratitude to, Dr. Scott Kruger, Dr. Patterson, Dr. McQuinn and the staff of Personal Touch Hospice and Palliative Care and A1 Home Health Care.