79 year old James D. Haggard of Cookeville died Tuesday at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
He was born in Putnam County to the late Audra (Brown) and William Jesse Haggard. He served in the U.S. Army in the Korean War.
Haggard is survived by a daughter, Anita, wife of Kelly Bryant, of Cookeville; two sons James A, husband of Beverly Haggard, of Orange, Texas and Eddie D Haggard, of Cookeville; a brother, Alton Haggard, of Smithville; 4 Granddaughters Tiffanie Wright of Cookeville, Jennifer and Clark Mathis of Auburntown, Cissy and Jim Rich of Brush Creek and Kailee Bryant of Cookeville. 3 Grandsons Scott & Kurt Haggard of Orange, Texas and Connor Bryant of Cookeville and 5 Great Grandchildren
He was proceeded in death by his parents, one sister-in-law Dorothy Haggard, 2 Great Grandchildren, and Companion Wilma Emerton
The funeral service will be at Crest Lawn Funeral Home-Cremation Center in Cookeville at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday. Burial will be at Crest Lawn Memorial Cemetery in the Veterans Court of Honor
The family will receive friends Wednesday 5:00-9:00 pm. at Crest Lawn Funeral Home-Cremation Center.