JO COLLEEN HAZARD, 78, of Abilene died October 6, 2009 at
an Abilene Hospital. Burial was at Bullock Cemetery near
Jo was born July 9, 1931 in Ranger to Brock (RHS-1923) and
Madrid Odell (James) Hazard. She grew up in Ranger graduating
from Ranger High School in 1948. She later attended Cisco
Junior College and Hardin Simmons University in Abilene.
She moved to Abilene in 1966 from Cisco. She worked for
Southwestern Bell for 36 years 3 months, as a telephone
operator for 27 years & as are Repeater Tech in the plant
department the last 9 years. She retired in 1985. While
working for Southwestern Bell, she worked in Ranger, Orange,
Fort Worth, Cisco and Abilene. She was a member of the First
Baptist Church in Cisco.
Jo is survived by her sister Sharon Arlene Hazard (RHS-1951)
of Abilene, her brother and sister-in-law Billy Charles and
Gaytha Gail Faircloth of Clyde, two nieces-Charlotte Ann
Faircloth and Alisa Gail Faircloth both of Clyde, and three
nephews Jordan Alexander Mills, William Charles Stegall,
and Billy Miles Faircloth all of Clyde.