By: Amelia HollidayStaff Reporter
February 20, 2013
Helen Haddix, 86, of Hazard, died Tuesday, Feb. 19 at the hospice care center in Hazard.
She was the daughter of the late Chester Fugate and the late Elvira Spurlock Fugate, and was also preceded in death by one brother and two sisters, and her husband, Arthur Haddix.
She is survived by her daughter, Treva Haddix of Indiana; son Shafter (Rusty) Haddix of Hazard; sister Julie Haddix of Michigan; brothers Larry Fugate of Breathitt County and Chester Fugate, Jr. of Richmond; grandchildren Angela Haddix, Anthony Haddix, Kandy Fitzer, Michael Strunk, and Bobby Strunk; along with 10 great-grandchildren and a host of family and friends.
Arrangements are being handled by Maggard Brothers Funeral Home of Hazard, where the family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 21. Services will follow with Mark Tabata officiating. Interment will be at Haddix Cemetery in Haddix, Ky.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center.