CULBERTSON -- Ruth Hagan, 69, died Tuesday (Dec. 3, 2002) at the Cambridge Memorial Hospital in Cambridge.
She was born Feb. 23, 1933, to Frank and Freda (Miller) Carroll in the Quick Community in Frontier County. She grew up in McCook where she graduated from McCook High School in 1952.
On Dec. 15, 1953, she married Don Hagan at Norfolk, Va. They made their home in Grant where she helped her husband in their custom harvesting and trucking business. They moved to Culbertson in 1964 where they spent the remainder of their lives.
She was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary at Culbertson.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Frankie Carroll; and one granddaughter.
Survivors include two sons, Don Hagan Jr. and wife, Pat and Bruce Hagan and wife, Susan of Culbertson; three daughters, Donna and husband, Gary Olson and Deb and husband, Jeff Huss of Culbertson and Christy and husband, Gary Allen of Fort Worth, Texas; two brothers, Jack S. Carroll of North Platte and Robert Carroll of Bellevue; three sisters, Dorothy and husband, Kyle Anderson of Bellevue, Marilyn Johnson of Ralston and Alice and husband, Bob Rigo of Albuquerque, N.M.; 21 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be Friday, 2 p.m., at the First Baptist Church in McCook with the Rev. Stan Hendershot officiating. Interment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in McCook.
Memorials may be given in her name and friends may call at the funeral home.
Herrmann Funeral Home of McCook is in charge of arrangements.