Obituary for John Thomas “Cotton” Hagee, Jr.

John Thomas “Cotton” Hagee, Jr., age 72 of Dublin passed away Saturday, April 6, 2019.

Born February 24, 1947 in Pulaski he was the son of the late John Thomas Hagee, Sr. & Louise Ann Ratcliffe Hagee. His brother-in-law, Tony Alexander also preceded him in death.

He was raised in the Pulaski Church of God and currently attended the Dublin Church of God. He had traveled the country singing with The Gospel Four and Singing Nippers. He coached in the Pulaski County Little League for years and was presently helping his son coach at Eastern Montgomery High School.

He attended Lee University in Cleveland, TN where he played baseball and basketball.

He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.

He is survived by his 

Wife of 35 years

Sherry Alexander Hagee – Dublin


Jonathan Hagee – Dublin

Daughter & Husband

Crystal & Christian White – Paris, IL


Courtney Renee (Andrew) Dick

John Christian White

Great Grandchildren

Silas Dick and Tennessee Dick

Sister and husband

Janice & Frank Wyatt – Pulaski

Sister- in -law & Brother-In-law

Eva (Phillip) Morrison – Dublin

Several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins

The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 PM – Tuesday evening April 9, 2019 at the Pulaski Church of God. Funeral services will follow the visiting hours @ 7:00 PM with Pastor Mike Collins officiating. Interment will be 11:00 AM – Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at the Highland Memory Gardens, Dublin.

A scholarship fund will be established for a graduating senior baseball athlete and donations may be made in lieu of flowers to *East Montgomery High School/4695 Crosier Road, Elliston, VA 24087.

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Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.