Donald “Don” Craig Hagwood
October 5, 1954 – September 2, 2016
PILOT – Donald Craig Hagwood, 61, died Friday. A native of Franklin County he was the son of the late Locke Craig & Eloise Griffin Hagwood. Don worked for Kidde Aerospace. He loved spending time with his family and his grandchildren. They were the joys of his life. He enjoyed fishing, gardening, searching for arrowheads, and farming. Don was always tinkering in his shop. He was a genius at fixing things. He was preceded in death by a son, Jared Hagwood.
He is survived by his wife and best friend of 41 years, Jackie Pearce Hagwood of the home, children, Dan Hagwood (Sherri), Dustin Hagwood (Heather), Katie Hagwood, all of Pilot, sisters, Anne Taylor (David) of Greenville, SC, Jean Williams (Lynn) of Zebulon, Kathy Raynor (Don) of Knightdale, Janice Bunn (Ray) of Bunn, grandchildren, Brianna, Haley, Jared, & Pearce Hagwood.
Flowers welcomed or contributions may be made to the church, Oasis of Love Tabernacle, PO Box 965, Bailey, NC 27807.
Memorial service 3 pm, Monday, Strickland Funeral Home Chapel, 211 W. Third St., Wendell with visitation from 1-3 pm, prior to the service & other times at the home. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net