Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home

705 Davie Ave, Statesville, NC


Hazel Lucille Haire

September 18, 1928August 27, 2019

Hazel Lucille Haire, 90, of Rutherfordton and formerly of Statesville, went into eternal rest on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at White Oak Manor.

Born on September 18, 1928 in Iredell County, she was the daughter of the late Harvey Lee Haire and Lina Lucille Sherrill Haire. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Walter Eugene Haire and a sister, Virginia Lee Cloer.

Hazel was a graduate of Statesville Senior High School. She worked as a cloth grader at Clark-Schwebel for 30 years before her retirement. She was a former member of Monticello United Methodist Church. In her free time, she enjoyed reading mystery novels and poetry.

Those left to cherish her memory include her sister, Betty Webber; nephews, Fielding (Alta) Cloer, Durant Haire, Lee (Jennifer) Haire, and Scott (Lisa) Webber, and nieces, Jeannie (Jim) Handy and Amy (Marko) Kozina.

A graveside service will be held at Oakwood Cemetery on Friday, August 30, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Ervel Jones officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of the Carolina Foothills, PO Box 336, Forest City, NC 28043.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.bunchjohnsonfuneralhome.com. Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Hazel Haire.


  • Hospice of The Carolina Foothills


  • Graveside Service Friday, August 30, 2019


Hazel Lucille Haire

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Lavonne Gryder

August 29, 2019

Dear family, sorry for your loss. I worked with Hazel a long time ago. PRAYERS.

Donna Ostwalt. Sherrill

August 29, 2019

I’m sorry to hear about Hazel , my thoughts and prayers are with the family. It’s been so long since we have all seen each other but I think of you often . I remember our old days on Berry St. when daddy would bring us to visit, those were some fun days. Betty you take care. Donna