Paul registered for the First World War II First Draft on 16 Oct 1940. He was 6' 1", 230 lbs. with light blue eyes and light brown hair, ruddy complexion. Paul West Hays lived at Rt. 2, Van Buren, Crawford Co, AR and was age 32, born 12 Jan 1908, in Crawford County. Mrs. Mattie Leone Hays, his wife, would always known his address. He was self-employed.
Paul West Hays was born on January 12, 1908 to William Henry and Etta West Hays in Crawford County.
Paul West HAYS and Mattie Leone WILLIS were married.236 Mattie Leone WILLIS was born on 3 March 1913. She died on 6 October 2006 at the age of 93 in Crawford County, Arkansas.
Mrs. Hays was a homemaker and a former school cafeteria employee for City Heights and Rena School, a member of Rena Christian Church. Preceded in death by her husband Paul Hays Sr., a brother James Willis and three sisters Myrtle Obercampers, Lorene Blevins, and Mabel Moore, Parents Jess and Cora Ford Willis.
Paul West HAYS and Mattie Leone WILLIS had the following children: