He could not be more proud of his family. He was very patriotic and loved his country. A native of Carter County, he was a son of the late John J. & Emma Lee Watson Fagan. Pete was retired from the United States Army after twenty years of service received the rank of Sgt. First Class. He served during the Vietnam Era and in many other parts of the world. He also retired as a Letter Carrier from the Elizabethton Post Office. Pete was a member of West Side Christian Church. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters: Rose Lyons and Judy Cook and a brother: Mosel Fagan.
Survivors include his wife of 50 years: Kathy Lowe Fagan. Two Sons: Jason Fagan & wife Tabetha and Shawn Fagan & wife Alison. His grandchildren: Destiny Fagan, Lexie Fagan and Blake Fagan. His sisters: Frances Blevins, Sue Roe & Husband Don, Barbara Carver and Connie Grindstaff, several nieces, nephews, cousins and many other extended family members.
Funeral Services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 12, 2018 in Memorial Funeral Chapel with Jerry McMahan officiating. The eulogy will be given by his son Jason Fagan. Entombment will follow in the Mausoleum of Peace, Happy Valley Memorial Park. Active Pallbearers will be: Terry Lyons, Michael Lyons, Roger Lowe, Carroll Lowe, Bill Potter, Jerry McMahan, Scott Bare and Zack Potter. Military Honors will be provided by the Carter County Honor Guard. The family will receive friends from 12 noon Tuesday until the service hour. Friends may also visit with the family at his residence. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Jude, P.O. Box 1000 Dept. 142 Memphis, TN 38101-990. Condolences may be sent to the family at our web-site www.memorialfcelizabethton.com.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is serving the Fagan family