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Elmer (Dink) Hatfield, Casey County, KY (1919-2014)

He was a longtime employee of the Casey County Hospital. He was a World War II Army Veteran and a member of the Salem United Methodist Church. He was a native of Casey County, KY; a resident at the time of his death, and will be laid to rest Salem Cemetery. He was the son of the late Sam and Ollie Lawson Hatfield and the widower of Flossie Cain Hatfield.
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Elmer (Dink)Hatfield, of Liberty, KY, passed away on Tuesday, December 2, 2014, at the Liberty Care Center. He was 95.

Funeral services will be at 5pmCT/6pmET, Friday, December 5, 2014, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY, with Bro. Hershel Lawhorn officiating. Visitation will be from 2pm-5pmCT/3pm-6pmET, on Friday at the funeral home. There will be a graveside funeral service at 10amET/11amCT, on Saturday, December 6, 2014, at Salem Cemetery with military honors by the Caswell-Saufley American Legion Post 18, Stanford, KY.

Elmer (Dink) Hatfield, Casey County, KY (1919-2014)

Born on Thursday, March 20, 1919, in Casey Co., KY. He was a son of the late Sam and Ollie Lawson Hatfield. He died Tuesday, December 2, 2014, in Liberty, Casey County, KY, at the age of 95 years, eight months, and 12 days.

Dink, as known by many, was a longtime employee of the Casey County Hospital. He was a World War II Army Veteran and a member of the Salem United Methodist Church.

Survivors include the following:
  • His sons: Phillip and James Hatfield, both of Liberty, KY

  • Daughters: Rose Carol Miller of Liberty, KY; and Phyllis Dean of Hustonville, KY

  • Thirteen grandchildren

  • Several great and great-great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Flossie Cain Hatfield, who passed away on August 29, 2005; his parents; his son, Garnett "Chub" Hatfield; and his brother, Fred Hatfield.

Arrangements entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY.

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