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J. R. Haggard, 90, Casey County, KY (1929-2020)

J. R. Haggard, of Liberty, passed away on Thursday, February 20, 2020 at the age of 90.

Funeral services will be held at 10amCT/11amET Saturday, February 22, 2020 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Bro. Bearl King and Bro. Ed Parton officiating. Burial will follow in the Antioch Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-8pm on Friday.

Born June 8, 1929, in Casey County, KY, he was a son of the late Aaron Cecil and Lela Compton Haggard. Mr. Haggard was a US Army Veteran, a cattle farmer, and a member of Antioch Christian Church.

Survivors include his brother, Tony (and Camille) Haggard of Lexington; sister, Marilyn (and Noel) Clayton of Frankfort; sister-in-law, Thelma Haggard of Liberty; special friend, Kathryn Scott; and a host of nieces and nephews also survive.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Maynell Hampton Haggard; his parents; and brothers, Howard and William Cecil Haggard.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Antioch Cemetery Fund, c/o Thelma Haggard, 972 Haggard Drive, Liberty, KY 42539.

Arrangements by McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.

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