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James Hatcher, Adair Co., KY (1926-2011)

He was a highly respected cattleman and the patriarch of a large, prominent Adair County family. He was a member of the Trinity United Methodist Church.
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James Hatcher age 84 years of Russell Springs Road, Columbia, Ky. passed away Saturday, September 3, 2011 at 3pmCT at Summit Manor Health & Rehab Center Funeral services will be Tuesday, September 6, 2011 at 10:30amCT at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY, with Rev. William R. Davenport and Bro. Steve Pescosolido the officiating clergy.Interment in Haven Hill Cemetery, 1276 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. Visitation will be after 3pmCT Monday, September 5, 2011.

James Hatcher, Adair Co., KY (1926-2011)

He was born December 26, 1926. He was the the son of Atties and Nannie Lewis Dohoney Hatcher. He died Saturday, September 3, 2011, in Columbia, Adair Co., KY, at the age of 84 years, 8 months, and 8 days.

He is survived by his wife Hilda Bruton Hatcherr of Columbia, KY and the following:
  • One daughter: Linda Bragg & husband David of Bowling Green, KY

  • Five sons: Carl Bailey and wife Jamie: Michael Hatcher and wife Wanda; Douglas Hatcher and wife Diane, Gary Hatcher and wife Terri Lynn and Keith Hatcher and wife Ann of Columbia, KY

  • Four sisters: Budelia Burchett of IL, Barbara Hatcher, Joyce Biggs and Brenda Henson of Columbia, KY

  • Three brothers: Junior Hatcher of IL, Wayne Hatcher and Ken Hatcher of Columbia, KY

  • Twelve grandchildren

  • Three great grandchildren

  • And a several nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives and friends
He was preceded in death by the following brothers and sisters: William Hatcher, Mae Lucas, Bill Hatcher, Bob Hatcher, Tom Hatcher and Pat Morrison.

Mr. Hatcher was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church a farmer and cattle trader for many years.

Memorials are suggested to the Trinity United Methodist Church Building Fund andmay be made at the funeral home. you may view obituary & sign guest book online Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in charge of funeral arrangements

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James Hatcher, Adair County, KY (1926-2011)

2011-09-04 - 210 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY - Photo from Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.
James Hatcher, Adair County, KY (1926-2011)

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