Raycel was a lifetime farmer who raised Hereford cattle. He owned a 365 acre farm just east of the Bethel Methodist Episcopal (later United Methodist now independent) Church famous for the big red barn with the letters Hagan Hereford Farm. The barn was actually built by his father Ross HAGAN in 1915. Raycel HAGAN m. Ruby Lorene BROWN 10d 12m 1938. They are the parents of thirteen children.