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Son of James Lawrence Haynes and Wanda Haynes Mark Haynes, the son of James Lawrence Haynes and Wanda (Miller) Haynes, was born June 24, 1957, in Springfield, and departed this life Jan. 18, 2006, at the age of 48.
Mark was raised in Ava and lived in Branson for over 30 years. Mark owned Mark’s Magic and Fun Shop and worked at Silver Dollar City as the Train Robber, and was also employed as a waiter. Mark was a member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians and a member of AA in Branson. Mark was a Christian. Mark loved to make people laugh and loved his family dearly.
Mark was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Ronnie Warrick.
He is survived by his children and their spouses, Timothy Haynes and Stephanie, Branson, Becca Chudy and Dan, Nixa; a granddaughter, Mikayla Marie Haynes; one brother, Larry Haynes, Tulsa, Okla., and other relatives and friends.
Services were at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 21, in Clinkingbeard Funeral Home, Ava, with the Rev. Tom Maples officiating. Interment followed in the Ava Cemetery. Memorials may be made to charity of choice at the funeral home.