He was born Oct. 19, 1954 in Greenfield to Loren and Sarah (Hamilton) Bays.
Gary was a truck driver for many years.
He is survived by two daughters, Kari (Shawn) Taylor of Worthington and Heather (Nathan) Weathers of Bruceville; a sister, Becky (Bill) Daymude of Linton; two brothers, Bill (Susan) Bays of Worthington and Ronnie (Yolonda) Bays of Indianapolis; three grandchildren, Abigale Weathers, Mason and Ethan Taylor, and his former spouse, Carol Glasford of Worthington.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation will be at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington on Friday, April 27, from 2 p.m. until the time of service at 7 p.m.
Online condolences for the family can be made at welchcornett.com .