April 24, 2013

Jerry Lee Hair

Article Submitted

— Funeral service for Jerry Lee Hair, age 82 of Chickasha, Oklahoma, will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 27, 2013, at the Southern Oaks Church of Christ.

Jerry Lee was born the son of James Arthur Hair and Alice Brashears Hair on Jan. 3, 1931 in Tishomingo. He died on April 23, 2013 in Chickasha.

Jerry grew up around Rush Springs where he met his wife, Anna Belle Carter. They were married on Aug. 8, 1948 in Ft. Worth, Texas. After their marriage they lived in Rush Springs for a year then moved to California. Twelve years later they moved back to Chickasha where he owned and operated Carter & Hair Propane until 1981 when he retired. In 1984, he moved to Hollis,  where he worked at the West View Boys Home for 12 years then returned to Chickasha. Jerry was a member of the Church of Christ and was baptized in 1946 when he was 15 years old.

He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Alice Hair; seven brothers, Jack, Carl, Raymond, Earl, Robert (Bob), Fred (Blackie), and Floyd (Pod) Hair; one sister, Juanita; infant daughters, Sheila & Darlene Hair.

Survivors include his wife, Anna Belle Hair of Chickasha; son and daughter-in-law, Randy and Kay Hair of Norman; son, Kevin Hair of Chickasha; daughter and son-in-law, Cheryl and Kenneth Mantooth of Boys Ranch, Texas; nine grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; sister and brother-in-law, Tommie and Marion Owen of Lancaster,Calif.; sister and brother-in-law, June and Richard Welch of Chickasha; daughters-in-law, Kelly Hair of Chickasha and Faye Moretz of Edmond.

Interment will be in the Westview Cemetery in Rush Springs. Service will be under the direction of the McRay Funeral Home.