Funeral services for Matthew B. “Cark” Hatton, 27, were held February 17 at the Blackey Missionary Baptist Church. Burial was in the Hatton Cemetery at Letcher.
Born in Letcher County, he was a son of Charlie and Effie Dixon Hatton. He died February 13 in Whitesburg.
He was a grandson of the late Charlie and Aggie Hatton, a nephew of the late James Dixon, and a cousin of the late Jason Wright and Jessica Coots. He was also preceded in death by Elbert and Nanny Mae Hatton.
Surviving in addition to his parents are two brothers, Benjamin “Ben” Hatton and wife Beth of Lexington, and Joseph “Joe” Hatton and wife Rachael of David; two nieces, Queenie Paige Hatton and Carlie Ruth Hatton, both of David; two nephews, Thomas of Lexington, and Darin Shane Hatton of David; and friends, Jennifer, Whitney and Keiston.