Joshua “Josh” Hayden, a native and resident of Baton Rouge was born on April 13, 2000 and passed from this life at the age of 22 on Friday, March 24, 2023. He graduated from Woodlawn High School in 2019 and was a member of the Woodlawn High School Marching Band and was their tallest trombone player. Josh was known for his enormous heart, giving nature, and great sense of humor. He was happiest when he was at home surrounded by his favorite people. Josh was a beloved son, brother, grandson, nephew and cousin. He is survived by his parents, Luster and Sandy Hayden, sisters, Allyson Hayden and Sarah (Ross) Albarado; maternal grandmother, Wanda Nichols; paternal grandparents, Charlotte (Dickie) Johnson and Sonny (Bonnie) Hayden, aunt and uncle, Connie (Joe) Maranto, and his loving girlfriend, Taylor Babin.
Josh was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Arthur Nichols, and cousin, Lauren Hayden.
Family and friends are invited to attend the visitation and service at Resthaven Funeral Home on Tuesday, March 28, 2023 from 9:00 a.m. until Funeral Service at 10:30 a.m.