Whitesburg KY

Clyde Hatton dies



Clyde Hatton, 86, died September 27 at the Eastern Kentucky Veterans Center in Hazard.

Born at Marlowe, he was a son of the late Elbert and Ida Taylor Hatton, and was the husband of Oma Howard Hatton of Marlowe.

He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, a retired coal miner, and a member of the Pentecostal Church.

A brother of the late Tommy Hatton, Maney Hatton, Loag Hatton, Carrie Gibson and Clara Hatton, he enjoyed taking care of his dogs, and gardening.

Surviving in addition to his wife are four sons, Astor Hatton of Ashland, Robert Hatton of Owensboro, Billy Hatton of Whitesburg, and Larry Hatton of Marlowe; 10 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. today (Wednesday) at at the First Baptist Church in Whitesburg. Burial will be in the American Legion Cemetery at Whitesburg.

Everidge Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.

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