Shelby  County  Indiana


The  Greensburg Daily News
May 26, 2008
          JoAnne Hatton,  86, of Waldron, Indiana passed away on May 26, 2008 at the St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana.
          She was born on Waldron on December 5, 1922, she was the daughter of  Omer and  Harriett Arnold Haymond.  She married  William E. Hatton  on March 7, 1942.  He preceded her in death on December 28, 2007.
          She lived her life in the area and graduated from Waldron High School and the Indiana Business College.  She had worked with Great States Corporation in Shelbyville, Davis Accounting Service in St. Paul and the Amity Livestock Auction in Amity.  She was a member of the Waldron United Methodist Church.  She was a very loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
          She is survived by one son,  Doug (Mary Lou) Hatton  of Westfield; one daughter,  Susan (James) Stewart  of Waldron; one brother,  Edward R. Haymond  of Waldron; two grandchildren,  Jeb (Nicole) Stewart  of St. Paul and  Jesse Stewart  of St. Paul and one great-grandchild,  Macey Renee Stewart  of St. Paul.
          She was preceded in death by her parents; husband and sister, Betty Lou Hurst.
          Visitation services will be from 9 - 11 a.m. on Wednesday, May 28 at the Glenn E. George Funeral Home in St. Paul, Indiana.  Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Ron Lawhead officiating.  Burial will be in the Van Pelt Cemetery in Shelby County, Indiana.
          Memorials may be made to the St. Vincent Hospice Foundation, 8402 Harcourt Road, Suite 210, Indianapolis, IN, 46260.
Contributed by John Ballard

The  Shelbyville  News
Friday, March 26, 2006
Frances Hatton, 88, of Shelbyville, died Wednesday, March 22, 2006.
Born May 12, 1917, in Shelbyville, d/o Lee and Freida (Reinhardt) Amsden.
Married  Robert L. Hatton  on Aug. 28, 1946, and he preceded her in death on Nov. 2, 1989.
Survivors: son, Robert Allen Hatton (wife, Lisa);  two nieces, Nancy Peterson  of Kansas and  Elaine MacCullough of Florida;  two nephews, Donald Bowden  of Illinois and  Jeffrey Bowden  of California; and special friends, Bob and Judy Yeager and family.
Preceded in death by two sisters.
Lifelong Shelbyville resident.
Secretary and bookkeeper, for 13 years, working for Noble Township Schools and Waldron Elementary School.
Member of Waldron United Methodist Church, Waldron Eastern Star since 1935, and Lucky 15 Homemakers club since 1983.
Glenn E. George Funeral Home, 106 E. Franklin St. in St. Paul, with the Rev. Ron Robinson officiating.
Burial: VanPelt Cemetery, in Waldron.
Contributions may be made to Hospice of South Central Indiana.
Summarized by Phyllis Miller Fleming for  Beverly Plank

The  Shelbyville  News
July 1, 1999
Lowell E. Hatton, 84, Flat Rock, died Tuesday, St. Francis Hospital, Beech Grove.
Born Nov. 17, 1914, in Shelby County, s/o  John and Bertha (Maze) Hatton.
Married  Virginia (Braden) Hatton  on Nov. 27, 1938, and she survives.
Livestock trader and farmer in Shelby County for most of his life.
Drove a bus for Noble Township Schools.
Member of the Lewis Creek Baptist Church; president of the Loyal Messenger Sunday school class.
Member of the Norristown Farmers Lodge, F.&A.M., and the Scottish Rite. Survivors:  son, Dick Hatton, Flat Rock; two daughters, Mrs. Steve (Lola) LeMasters, Boggstown, and  Mrs. John (Martha) Kolkmeier, Waldron; two sisters,  Martha Dooley, Flat Rock, and  Mrs. Lowell (Eva) Hoyer, St. Paul; 10 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by three brothers and four sisters.
Norman Funeral Home, Hope, and Lewis Creek Baptist Church, 5998 S. State Road 9, with the Rev. Cliff Bunch officiating.
Burial:  Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Shelby County.
Contributions:  Lewis Creek Baptist Church or the American Heart Association.
Summarized by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelbyville  Republican
Friday January 10, 1947
Mrs. Gladys Marie Hatton, 57, Succumbs Here
          Ill for the past two years with dropsy, Mrs. Gladys Marie Hatton, wife of Alonzo Hatton, died at her home 555 W. Taylor St. at 7:00 a.m. Thursday.  She was fifty-seven years of age.  The daughter of  Clark and Minnie (Burk) Wickliff, she was born at Freeport on August 22, 1889.  Her marriage to Mr. Hatton occurred in 1910.  Six children were born to the union and five survive with the husband,  Mrs. Maxine Fisher,  Mrs. Helen Dixon and  Carl Hatton, of this city; Chester, who is serving with the U.S. Navy and Robert Hatton. Also surviving are two grandchildren and two brothers, Claude and Everett Wickliff, both of this city.  Mrs. Hatton was a member of the Calvary Baptist Church and Rev. Clarence M. Hager, pastor of the church, will officiate at the funeral rites Saturday afternoon at 2:00 p.m. at the C. F. Fix and Son mortuary.  Burial will be made at Concord cemetery.  Friends may call at the mortuary after noon today.
Submitted by Barb Huff

A  Shelbyville  Newspaper
Friday, September 14, 1928
          Funeral services for  Charles Hatton,  age 65, whose late home is south of Geneva, were held at 1:30 this afternoon at the Pleasant Grove church.  Mr. Hatton died in St. Vincent hospital in Indianapolis yesterday, attending physicians attributing his death to heart disease, which developed from injuries suffered in an automobile accident August 13, on a road near his home.
          Mr. Hatton was taken to the hospital immediately following the accident which occurred when he stepped in front of an automobile to cross the road.  He suffered a broken leg and internal injuries.  His body was taken to the home near Geneva this morning by the Indianapolis funeral director in charge.
          The interment was in the Pleasant Grove cemetery.  A complete obituary will be published tomorrow.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelbyville  Republican
Tuesday April 27, 1909
Page 5 column 5
          John S. Hatton, a prominent resident of Washington township, died Sunday morning about eleven o'clock.  His death was caused by cancer which had attacked him some time ago.  Mr. Hatton was born in Washington County, Kentucky, August 15, 1821, thus making him at the time of death, eighty-seven years, eight months and ten days of age.  For about fifty years Mr. Hatton had been a resident of Shelby county, having lived in Noble and Washington townships during that time.  His wife died about seven or eight years ago.  Seven children survive the deceased.  These are George W. Hatton,  of southwestern Missouri, James S. Hatton, of Missouri, David Hatton, of Oregon, Mrs. Nancy Winterrowd,  of Oregon, John Hatton, of Fortville, Charles Hatton, of Sulphur Hill and Ed Hatton, of Sulphur Hill.  The funeral services were held this morning at ten o'clock at the Pleasant Grove church.  Interment took place in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery.
Submitted by Barb Huff

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