Mr. Cagle was a native of Haywood County and formerly of Brunswick. He was the son of the late Bert Cagle and the late Mabel Trull Cagle Morgan.
He was a graduate of Bethel High School, North Carolina and proudly served his country as a U.S. Marine, veteran of WWII and the Korean Conflict. Henry began his career as a Cleveland City policeman before transferring to the Cleveland City Fire Department as a fireman, where he gave his dedication and selfless service. He retired after 20 years of devoted service and returned to North Carolina. Henry was known for his spur of the moment trips and had traveled to all 48 states in the Continental U.S. He enjoyed growing all varieties of fruit trees and spending time on his back porch.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and sister, Evelyn Bazemore.
He is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Alice Kohler Cagle; daughter, Roberta (Charles) Brant of Akron; son, Robert (Laura) Cagle of Middleburg Heights; grandchildren, Amanda (Matthew) Mason, Daniel Wallon, Jr., Cassie Cagle and Bryan Cagle.
Memorial services will be held at 11 A.M., Monday, June 23, in the Chapel of Crawford/Ray Funeral Home in North Carolina.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Brunswick VFW.
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