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- Published on 01 June 2011
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Private burial services for Truman Ragan, Sr., age 76 of Blodgett, will be conducted at a later date. Visitation with the family is set from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, June 3 at Harvey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon.
Mr. Ragan was born April 26, 1935 in Hopkins County to Lewell Henry Ragan and Annie Jane Ward.
He died Saturday, May 28 at his residence. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Jackie, and two sons, Harold and Troyce Ragan.
He is survived by nine children, Kay Gaudin of Sunnyvale, Tex., Truman Ragan, Jr., of Sulphur Springs, David Ragan of Sulphur Springs, Lance Ragan of Argaonia, Kans., Mike Lambert of Pittsburg, Patricia Black of Houston, Frances Cole of Taylor, Daniel Lambert of Macon, and Mary Muse of Henderson; 12 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, a brother, J. W. Ragan of Sulphur Springs, and two sisters, Oleta Pitts and Brenda Williams both of Sulphur Springs.