Mr. Harry S. Hagan, 77, of Blountstown, FL, passed away Saturday, April 19, 2014, in Marianna.
Harry was born on June 6, 1936 in Young Harris, Georgia, and had lived in Blountstown since 1989, coming from Perry, FL. He served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict and was stationed in Germany. Harry started his educational pursuit in journalism and broadcasting at University of Georgia and graduated from Loyola University in Cincinnati, Ohio. Harry and his wife Cathy have owned and operated WYBT and WPHK Radio Station in Blountstown. Prior to that, Harry managed radio and television stations in South Carolina, Ohio, Washington, D.C. and New York. He attended Saint Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Blountstown.
Survivors include his wife, Cathy Hagan, of Blountstown; children, Harry Hagan III, Diane Hagan Scherff and Christine Hagan of Florida and Lee Anne Hagan of South Carolina; and grandchildren, Brandon and Savannah Scherff of Florida, and Lance and Landon Hagan of South Carolina.
Funeral Mass will be held Tuesday, April 22, at 4:00 pm (CDT) at Saint Francis of Assisi of Catholic Church with Father Chuck Collins officiating. Memorialization will be by cremation.
The family will receive friends Monday, April 21, from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm (CDT) at Peavy Funeral Home.
All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 674-2266).