He was born on June 22, 1944, in Leitchfield, the son of the late Paul and Sarah Bradley Haycraft. He was a retired asphalt worker and was a member of the Shawnee Masonic Lodge in Louisville.
He is survived by his wife, Faye Corley Haycraft; four brothers, John Haycraft, of Leitchfield, and Carlos, Douglas and Charles Haycraft, all of Louisville; several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, November 16, 2011, at the Dermitt Funeral Home in Leitchfield. Burial was in the Logsdon Cemetery.