Funeral Mass was held Monday January 4, 2016 at St. Peters Catholic Church in Bassfield, MS for Mr. Joseph Conrad Fagan, age 85, who passed away on December 30, 2015 at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg, MS. Interment followed in St. James Cemetery. Saulters Moore Funeral Home of Prentiss was in charge of all arrangements.
Father Peter Varghese officiated. Pallbearers were: Myles Speights, Belton Fagan, Aaron Bass, Michael John Coulter, Joseph Fagan and Shawn Clinton.
Mr. Conrad was born February 17, 1930. He was the son of James Otho Fagan and Bessie Tyrone. He was a Korean War Veteran for the Army. He retired as Superintendent for Cooper T. Smith & Son in New Orleans after 48 ½ years of work. He was a member of St. Peters Catholic Church in Bassfield.
He is survived by two sons, James Fagan of Bassfield, MS and Brandon Fagan of Petal, MS; Four grandchildren; Three sisters, Alice Scheller of New Orleans, LA, Winnie Johnson of Slidell, LA and Nell Burkett of Bassfield, MS.
He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers and two sisters. Online condolences and a guest registry are available at www.saultersmoorefuneralhome.com.