|Birth: ||Sep. 16, 1919|
|Death: ||May 23, 2000|
James Cicero Haga of Pocahontas, VA. - James Cicero Haga, 80, of Box 122, Pocahontas, died Tuesday, May 23, 2000, at Tazewell Community Hospital. Born in Gary, he was the son of the late Cebert Cicero and Rebecca Bennett Haga. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers Roy and Dewey Haga and one sister, Lucy Stacy.
He was a lifetime member of the Billy Sunday Gospel Church of Peel Chestnut Mountain, Va., and a member of Pocahontas Lodge No. 240, AF & AM of Virginia, Pocahontas. He was a coal miner and member of UMWA, retiring from U.S. Steel in 1983.
Survivors: His wife of 61 years, Mary Elzonia (Lester) Haga; one son, James Ronald Haga, Pocahontas; daughter-in-law, Mary Ann Haga of Derby, Kan.; daughter and son-in-law, Ramona and Robert Fullmer, Bland, Va.; five grandchildren, Annette Haga and husband, Chris Moore, and Michael Haga of Derby, Katherine and husband Mike Allin of San Antonio, Texas, Clint Haga, Pocahontas and Josh Lindvall Haga, Huntsville, Ala.; three great grandchildren; two brothers, Ray W. Haga, Pocahontas and Cecil V. Haga and wife, Polly, Elkton, Md.; three sisters, Nora Phipps, Gladys (Johnny) Shopshire and Elzonia (Robert) Shropshire, Pocahontas; and a host of friends and neighbors.
Funeral services will be held Friday, May 26, at 10 a.m., at the Rodriguez Pocahontas Funeral Home Chapel, Pocahontas, with the Rev. John Bailey and Rev. Garnett Bowling officiating. Burial will follow at the Grandview Memory Gardens, Bluefield, VA. Viewing will be today from 6 to 7 p.m., at the funeral home, but friends may call from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Graveside rites will be conducted by Pocahontas Lodge No. 240, AF & AM. Pallbearers: Randy Compton, Claude "Cracker" Boone, Billy Hall, Russell Synan, Bobby Cranfield and Jack Harris.
Friday, May 26
James Cicero Haga: Rodriguez Pocahontas Funeral Home Chapel, Pocahontas, Va., 10 a.m. Burial will follow at Grandview Memory Gardens, Bluefield, Va. Graveside rites will be conducted by Pocahontas Lodge No. 240, AF & AM.
Seibert Cicero Haga (1894 - 1946)
Grandview Memory Gardens
GPS (lat/lon): 37.22891, -81.32997
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Record added: Dec 26, 2012
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