Kathleen Dezell Hager, 88, of Lake Mexia, passed away Nov. 20, 2014 at her residence.
Graveside services were held Friday, Nov. 21, at 2 p.m. Mexia Cemetery. Brother Bill Thompson officiated. Family visitation was held Thursday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Hager was born Nov. 26, 1925 in Limestone County, to Marion Leon and Jewel Corinne DeLo Dezell. She spent her career as a supervisor of client care at the Mexia State Supported Living Center.
She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers and a sister.
Survivors include her husband, Ercel M. Hager; children, Richard Hager, Loretta Hager and David Hager; seven grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; sister, Datha Crutchfield; brother, Glendon Dezell and wife, Athalee; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and extended family.
Serving as pallbearers were Michael Hager, Jody Hager, Cole Hager, Morgan Hager, Jordan Yarborough, Cade Hawkins, Jaylen Meyars and Logan Yarby.