FORT WORTH-Melvin Thomas Hagood, 82, passed away on Thursday, October 22, 2020 at his home surrounded by his loving family.
CELEBRATION OF LIFE: 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, November 3, 2020 at Brown, Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel.
VISITATION: 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
INTERMENT: Melvin will be laid to rest next to his son, Jimmie Thomas Hagood at Dallas Fort Worth National Cemetery at 1:00 p.m. following the funeral service, Tuesday November 3, 2020.
Melvin was born in Henderson, Texas on Thursday, March 3, 1938, to the late Thomas William & Ophelia Irving Hagood. He married his beautiful wife of 63 years, Jackie M. Hagood and together they had two sons and two daughters: Jimmie, Robert, Kathy, and Teresa. Melvin was a dedicated man to his family, friends, faith, country, and many Masonic Organizations. He belonged to every Fraternal Masonic Organization and participated in everyone as well. He worked and retired from both the United States Air Force and the Fort Worth Masonic Temple. Melvin had many accomplishments and some of his fondest ones were The River Oaks Masonic Lodge #1311 (50 years), Worth Commandery #19 and Drill Team, Ft. Worth Scottish Rite (33rd Degree Life Member), District Deputy of Grand Lodge of Texas and an endless list of many more organizations as well. He was proud of his country and was a servant to everyone and genuinely loved to help people. Melvin will be deeply missed by his family and all who knew him. Melvin is preceded in death by both his parents and his son, Jimmie Hagood.
SURVIVORS: Loving wife of 63 years, Jackie M. Hagood; daughter, Teresa Jones and husband Bruce; son, Robert Hagood and wife Sharon; daughter, Kathy Woodward and husband Eddie; sister, Jewel Hagood Carter; 6 grandsons and their families, Michael Woodward, Kevin Ogletree, Chris Woodward, Chris Adams, Robert Woodward, and Jordan Hagood; 14 great grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews, and many friends.
Brown Owens & Brumley Family Funeral Home
425 S. Henderson St.