Joe Allan Haggard, Marshfield, was born July 23, 1946 in Springfield, MO. He passed away on October 8, 2019 in Webco Manor at the age of 73.
Joe worked for the Department of Corrections. He was a firefighter, fire safety specialist, deputy sheriff, police officer, and EMT. He had served in the United States Air Force, and was a Mason. Joe was a Baptist in faith. He was an avid TV watcher, enjoyed motorcycles, traveling to the Smokey Mountains, and reading. He enjoyed a wide array of music. Joe was always there to help someone out in their time of need and wanted to help better their lives. He never met a stranger. His family will miss his stories and talks, his warm tender touch, and his kindness.
Preceding him in death were his parents, Joe Haggard and Ila Frantz Helton; brother, Jim Haggard; stepmother, Doris Haggard; and stepfather, Davis Helton.
Joe is survived by his wife, Connie (Kiser) Haggard; his children, Andrea Twyford (Jerry), Springfield, Matthew Haggard (Amy), Springfield, Olivia Williamson (Jason), Springfield, and Ila Salyers (Gene), Marshfield; and grandchildren, Zoe, Audry, Xander, Gracie, Alexis, Silvie, Mity, Sebastian, Madilynn, Skyler, Alma, and two on the way.
Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. Friday, October 11, 2019, at Fraker Funeral Home Inc., with interment following in Marshfield Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6-7 p.m. Thursday, October 10 in the funeral home.