Dana Haggard

Dana Haggard with her father, Merle.

Arrangements have been made for memorial services in two states for Dana Haggard, Merle Haggard's eldest daughter, who died this week.

The first, according to Kelli Haggard Patterson, Dana's sister, will be held at 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 18, at Lemley Funeral Home in Atkins, Ark., where she lived at the time of her passing.

The second will be held at 9 a.m. Monday, April 23, at Valley Baptist Church, 4800 Fruitvale Ave., in Bakersfield.

Patterson extended an open invitation to all family and friends.

Dana Haggard is believed to have died in her sleep Monday night or Tuesday morning, Patterson said. At this point, she is thought to have died of natural causes, Patterson said.

The two-year anniversary of her famous father's death was just the week before.

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