John C. Hargus Sr., 79 of New Market, went to be with the Lord at his home on August 18, 2015. He was born to Boyd William and Dora Baker Hargus on May 20, 1936. John was a member and Deacon of Gospel View Free Will Baptist Church and a retired employee for the Tennessee Department of Transportion.
He was preceded in death by his son, Boyd William Hargus; grandson, John Dwayne Hargus; and brothers, Roy F. Haynes and Leonard Hargus.
He was survived by his beloved wife of 60 years, Bertie E. Baysinger Hargus; Children, Donna (Kippy) Miles and John (Vicky) Hargus; grandchildren, Lee Miles and Tonya Hargus; great-granddaughter, Tabitha Carpenter; and special friends, Brent Bryan and Karen West.
The family would like to express their sincere appreciation to Dr. Patton; Covenant Hospice; his favorite sister-in-law, Wanda Orefield, and to all those who helped with his care.
Funeral service 7:00 pm Friday, August 21, 2015 at Fielden Chapel with Rev. Carl Bryan officiating. Interment 11:00 am Saturday in Flat Gap Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday from 5:00 – 7:00 pm prior to the service at Fielden Funeral Home in New Market.