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Carolyn Phillips Haggard
January 21, 2020


Carolyn Phillips Haggard, 71, of Fitzgerald, Georgia, died Tuesday, January 21, 2020, at Tift Regional Medical Center in Tifton, Georgia.

Funeral services will be held 3 PM, Friday, January 24, 2020, at Arbor Baptist Church in Fitzgerald, with the Rev. Dr. Lloyd Stembridge officiating. Interment will follow in the Arbor Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1 PM until 3 PM, at the church.

Mrs. Haggard was born March 27, 1948, in Treutlen County, Georgia, to the late Hoover Phillips & Annie Mae Maddox Phillips. She moved to the community in 1965 and was a homemaker. Mrs. Haggard enjoyed spending time with her family, cooking, shopping, crocheting, making ceramics, working puzzles and reading mystery books. She was a member of Arbor Baptist Church for 40 years and volunteered for Vacation Bible School and was a member of the Lois Hobby Sunday school class.

She is survived by her husband of 55 years, John Haggard of Fitzgerald; three sons and their spouses: Ricky & Kari Haggard, Michael & Helen Haggard and Scott & Kerri Haggard, all of Fitzgerald; grandchildren: Steven Kirkland, Steven Haggard, Nikki Haggard, Courtney Haggard, Kalli Kirkland and Hallie Haggard; a sister, Loretha Edenfield & Larry of Vidalia and a brother Woodrow “PeeWee” Phillips & Linda of Soperton. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Marty Phillips.

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Paulk Funeral Home
301 South Main Street
Fitzgerald, GA 31750