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Brenden "Sam" Hays
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Obituary for Brenden "Sam" Hays

Brenden Mitchell (Sam) Hays 20, died Monday, January 8, 2018 after injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Born July 8, 1997 in New Haven, Connecticut. The son of Deborah Lynne Calello Hays Denney and Mark A. Pappacoda, Sr. He had recently started his second semester at Somerset Community College where he was studying to be a Diesel Mechanic. He loved to play basketball, working out, playing Xbox one, riding and working on atv's. He also loved animals and socilaizing with his friends.

Survivors Include:
Mother: Deborah Lynne Hays Denney
Father: Mark A. Pappacoda, Sr.

Maternal Grandfather, Francis Anthony Calello
Maternal Grandmother, Joanne Loretta Calello
Paternal Grandmother, Grace Ferraro Pappacoda

One Brother, Avery Russell Denney

He was preceded in death by:
His Paternal Grandfather, Louis Pappacoda, Sr.
Half Sister, Crystal Pappacoda
Half Brother, Mark A. Pappacoda, Jr.

Date and time of Memorial Service: 7:30 PM on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018
Place: McKnight Funeral Home Chapel

Minister: Bro. Gary Douglas

Visitation will be from 6 PM until time of memorial service.

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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
McKnight Funeral Home

229 Main Street
Crab Orchard, KY 40419





7:30 PM
McKnight Funeral Home

229 Main Street
Crab Orchard, KY 40419


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