|Birth: ||Jan. 2, 1910|
|Death: ||Jul. 25, 2009|
Albert Ross Hagan, University of Missouri Professor Emeritus, 99, of Columbia passed peacefully from this life on June 25, 2009 at Boone Hospital Center where he had been a patient since June 15, 2009.
Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 28, 2009 at Fairview Road Church of Christ. Visitation will be from 1:00 p.m. until time of services. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.
A long-time and prominent Columbia resident, Dr. Hagan was born on January 2, 1910 in rural Mercer County, Missouri to Ross Newton Hagan and Ethel Pearl Shirley Hagan.
Albert was educated in rural Mercer county, Northwest Missouri State University and received his Bachelor and Masters degrees in Agriculture from the University of Missouri and PhD from Michigan State University. He was a Professor of Agriculture Economics at the University of Missouri from 1940 until his retirement in 1980. For many years Albert also served as an agriculture advisor to many countries around the world on behalf of the USDA, United Nations FAO and the University.
Dr. Hagan was an active member of the Fairview Road Church of Christ where he served as an elder and was considered to be a patriarch of the congregation. He was also a member of the Golden K Kiwanis Club, Farmhouse Fraternity and was a Mizzou Tiger Booster since 1934. He was a recipient of numerous honors and awards from the University of Missouri and the community.
Ross Newton Hagan (1885 - 1968)
Ethel Pearle Shirley Hagan (1884 - 1966)
Melva S. Hagan*
Raymond Dale Hagan*
Jessie Delores Hagan Lafollette (1908 - 1927)*
Albert Ross Hagan (1910 - 2009)
Raycel Shirley Hagan (1911 - 2003)*
Vee Marie Hagan Alley (1913 - 2002)*
Reva Pearle Hagan Cornett (1916 - 2012)*
William Robert Darrell Hagan (1921 - 1969)*
Memorial Park Cemetery
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Record added: Jul 24, 2010
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