Susan “Sue” Hagg passed away Thursday, January 9, 2014, after battling a brain tumor discovered in November. She was 79 years old.
Susan Clelie Whitlock was born in Marion County on November 1, 1934, to Amos Allen and Lenora Whitehouse Whitlock. She was the second of two children. She graduated from Bradfordsville High School in 1948. She attended Campbellsville College for a year before enrolling in the nursing program at Kentucky Baptist Hospital in Louisville. While in nursing school, she met and later married Dr. Dallas Hagg. They had three children, Deborah Suzanne, Carolyn Jeanne, and Linda Louise. They moved to Frankfort in 1961 where he established his medical practice. Sue returned to nursing in the early 1980s and retired from Bradford Square Nursing Home in 1996. Sue was an active member of First Baptist Church for 52 years often volunteering in the church Clothes Closet. She was a member of the Silent Workers Circle Board. Sue was an avid golfer and was known to the dog park regulars as “Elvis’ parent” – her large basset hound.
She is survived by daughters, Suzanne Ammerman (Joe) and Linda Goins; grandchildren, Charles Ammerman (Lauren), Andrew Ammerman (Andrea), Clelie Royse (Billy), Dallas Goins; and five great grandchildren. Also surviving are two nieces, Barbara Healy and Shari Powers. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Jeanne; her parents; and her sister, Ann Droms.
Services will be held Monday, January 13, 2014, at 3 p.m. at Harrod Brothers Funeral Home with Dr. Robert Browning officiating. Burial will follow in Frankfort Cemetery. Visitation will be at the funeral home Monday from 1 p.m. until the service at 3 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, Sue requested donations to Kosair Charities, the Franklin County Humane Society, Hospice of the Bluegrass or your charity of choice.
Arrangements are under the direction of Harrod Brothers Funeral Home. Condolences may be shared via the online guestbook at www.harrodbrothersfuneralhome.com.