Ted was born in Ponca City, OK to Laura M. (Wright) and John C. Hayden. He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Carla; 2 sons, Gary Hayden and Cindy McBride and Kevin Hayden and Lisa Jorgensen; granddaughter, Tristan Hayden and fiancé Devin Reel and one great grandson on the way. Ted was a Graduate of Oklahoma State University & loved OSU Cowboy Football. He was a member of Northwest Baptist Church in OKC for over 50 years. Ted retired from Kraft Foods after a long career as a sales representative. He was a member of 22 different civic organizations including Triad Senior Citizen Group w/ the Oklahoma County Sheriff's Dept. Ted was a 32nd degree Master Mason and a Shriner for over 50 years he also worked to support and promote Shriners' Hospitals for Children. Ted passed from this earth to be with the Lord on October 19th. Visitation will be Wednesday from 10 am until 8 am at the funeral home with the family receiving guests from 6-8 pm. Services to celebrate his life will be 2:00 pm, Thursday, October 22, 2015 at Buchanan Funeral Service in the chapel with burial to follow at Resurrection Memorial Cemetery.