Mr. Charles "Bud" Willie Haygood, Sr., 78, of Adairsville, GA, passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 29, 2019, surrounded by his loving family. Charles was born in Canton, GA on August 18, 1941, to the late Mr. Walter Jackson Haygood and Mrs. Cecilia May Watkins Haygood.
Bud was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and son who truly loved his mother. He served for many years as a deacon for the Church of God of the Union Assembly. He enjoyed working in his yard and working with wood. He was a professional carpenter all of his life. Bud will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
He is preceded in death by his parents; son, Rocky Lane Haygood; grandson, Charlie O'Brian Haygood; and sisters, Charlotte Haygood Phillips, Louise Story, Virginia Story, Christine Haygood and daughter-in-law, Judy Haygood.
He is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Mary Ann Duke Haygood; sons, Danny Haygood, Charlie Haygood Jr., Jesse (Pamela) Haygood and Clancie Haygood; daughters, Cindy (Mitch) Jackson and Melody (Alton) Congo; brother, Tommy Haygood; and special sister-in-law, Martha Kennedy. Bud is also survived by 9 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. Many nieces and nephews also survive to cherish his memory.
A Celebration of Life Service will be conducted in the Chapel of Owen Funeral Home on Monday, December 2, 2019, with the Revs. Lonnie Starnes and Jeff Gentry officiating. Serving as pallbearers will be his grandsons. Interment will follow the service at the Church of God of the Union Assembly cemetery, Cartersville.
The family will receive friends at Owen Funeral Home on Monday, December 2, 2019, from twelve o'clock noon until the service hour.
Please visit www.owenfunerals.com to leave online condolences for the family.
Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive is honored to serve the Haygood Family in this difficult time.