Funeral service form Mr. James Lee Hasley, 74, Athens is scheduled for 3:00 pm Saturday, October 8, 2016 at Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Leonard L. Jackson as eulogist.
Burial will be in North Athens Cemetery under the direction of Community Funeral Home of Tyler. Mr. Hasley died October 3, 2016 at Christus Trinity Mother Frances Hospital. He was born June 2, 1942 in Athens and was a lifetime resident of Athens.
He attended Fisher High School, Henderson County Jr. College (TVCC) and Texas Eastern University (U T Tyler). Mr. Hasley was a member of Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church where he served as a trustee, Supt. of Sunday School, and a member of the Male Chorus. He was an avid golfer, coach for Athens Baseball Association and retired from the Oil and Gas Industry.
Mr. Hasley was preceded in death by his parents: Albert & Malora Hasley, sisters: Laura Taylor and Geraldine Barron, and brother T. L. Hasley.
Survivors include his wife: Mrs. Joy Oliver Hasley; son: James A. (Sheila) Hasley, Chicago, brother: Albert Dean Hasley, Athens, and 2 grandchildren: Sarah Nicole and Claire Elizabeth Hasley both of Chicago.
Public viewing will be from 2:00-4:30 pm at Community Funeral Home of Tyler Chapel and family will receive friends from 6:00 - 7:00 pm at Mt Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, Athens, Texas Friday, October 7, 2016.
Published on  October 6, 2016