He was born Jan. 12, 1951, to Alex and Anna (Cassady) Haughee. He graduated from Van Buren High School. He was a local musician in the Wabash Valley.
He was a Vietnam Veteran, and received a Bronze Star and a Purple Heart. He also donated his time doing benefits for those in need.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter, and two sisters Sandy and Susie.
Survivors are his wife Tammy, two sons Chris and wife Tammy, and Terry, daughter Vanimee Burgess and husband Tim, four grandchildren, five stepchildren, sister Janice Haskett, Terre Haute, two brothers Larry and wife Leslie, Virginia, and Rick and wife Diane, Brazil, several nieces, nephews and extended family members.
Visitation is 4-8 p.m., today and funeral services will be at 1 p.m., Friday, at Fitzpatrick Funeral Home, West Terre Haute. Burial services will follow at Roselawn Memorial Park, Terre Haute.