Feb., 1938 Paintsville Johnson County Kentucky, USA
Clarence McAllister Hager, 47 years old, member of one of Kentucky's old pioneer families, died at 6:30 o'clock Tuesday night following an illness of several weeks.
Mr. Hager had been connected with the Paintsville Grocery Company for many years.
Following his marriage to Miss Margaret Auxier in 1916, the couple lived in Detroit, Mich., where Mr. Hager was employed as an office executive by the Packard Motor Company. Later, Mr. Hager engaged in the grocery business in Florida before returning to Paintsville to take up his duties with the Paintsville Grocery Company.
Born in Salyersville, Mr. Hager was brought to Paintsville at an early age by his parents, Colonel and Mrs. DeMilton Hager. His father, Colonel Hager died March 2, 1934. As a member of the Methodist Episcopal Church, Mr. Hager took an active part in church affairs and was a member o the choir for many years at the Mayo Memorial Church. Mr Hager had been taken to to a Huntington hospital were he stayed several days, but he was brought back home three weeks ago.
Surviving are his wife and two children, Miss Helen Hager and Jack Hager; his mother, Mrs. Ida L. Hager, Paintsville; two sisters, Mrs. Alexander Cameron, Paintsville; Mrs. Tobe Vaughan, Jenkins and a brother, DeMilton Hager, Cincinnati; half brother, Paul C. Hager, Paintsville and a half sister, Mrs. W. W. Reynolds, Pikeville.
Funeral services are to be held this afternoon (Thursday) at the Mayo Memorial Church, with Rev. W. I. Canter officiating. Burial will be in the Mayo Cemetery overlooking Paintsville. Pallbearers are J. V. Stambaugh, O.c. Cooper, Grady Salyers, Mitchell Price, Dan Wheeler, Ashley Stapleton, Hopkins Preston and Beecher Stapleton. Honorary pallbearers Doris Trimble, Clarence Cooper, Con Burke, Tom Burke, Victor Conley, Harold Stapleton, Gail Blanton and J. Gainey Newman. Paintsville Herald Thursday March 2, 1938
Kentucky Death Records, 1852-1953 Name: Clarence McAllister Hager Death Date: 1 Mar 1938 Death Location: Johnson Age: 47 Gender: Male Ethnicity: White Birth Date: 30 Jul 1890 Birth Location: Kentucky Spouse's Name: Margaret Auxier Father's name: Daniel M Hager Father's Birth Location: Kentucky Mother's name: Ida L Green Mother's Birth Location: Kentucky Certificate: 9639