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Wayne Hatcher, 77, Columbia, KY (1943-2020)

Wayne Hatcher of Columbia passed away on Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at his home after a short illness. He was 77 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 2pmCT on Sunday, January 3, 2021, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with burial to follow in Hatcher Cemetery.

The family requests visitation after 10amCT on Sunday at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home.

All attendees to the visitation and/or funeral are required to wear a facial covering and follow the Healthy At Work guidelines.

He was born December 30, 1943, in Adair County, to the late Atties and Nannie Dohoney Hatcher. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Cally Wilson McFall and the following siblings, Billy, Tom, Bob, William, Ken, James & Barbara Hatcher, Pat Morrison, Mae Lucas & Bedelia Burchett.

Wayne was a member of Mt. Gilead Baptist Church and a retired farmer.

Survivors include:
  • His wife - Thelma Judd Hatcher of Columbia
  • Two daughters - Stacey Bishop (Craig) and Julie Hatcher (Troy Kimbler) all of Columbia
  • Two sons - Ed Hatcher (Tia) of Salem, Indiana and Jim Hatcher of Tennessee
  • Nine grandchildren - Casey Hatcher, Chelsea Hatcher, Attis Hatcher, Lucas Hatcher, Emily Overstreet, Briggs McFall, Caitlyn Bishop, Autumn Bishop, & Baylee Bishop
  • Siblings - Junior (Zenith) Hatcher of Illinois, Joyce Biggs & Brenda (Bill) Henson both of Columbia
  • Sister-in-law - Brenda Hatcher of Columbia
Memorials are suggested to Joy Ministries Cally's House or to Hosparus of Green River and may be left at the Funeral Home.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Wayne Hatcher, 77, Columbia, KY (1943-2020)

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