Apr. 1, 2010 Shelbyville Shelby County Indiana, USA
Obituary The Shelbyville News, Shelbyville, Indiana Saturday, April 3, 2010
Leo E. Hatfield, 97, of Shelbyville died Thursday, April 1, 2010, at Major Hospital.
Born Aug. 11, 1912, in Bullit County, Ky., he was the son of James Wilson "Bud" Hatfield and Tina (Perkins) Hodge. He married Gertrude C. Jones on March 10, 1938, and she survives.
Other survivors include his son, Leo Wayne Hatfield of Shelbyville; daughter, Alice (husband, Jim) Hughes of Westport; son-in-law, Danny Stanton of Edinburgh; half brother, Marion Hodge; seven grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Janet Stanton; four sisters; two brothers; two half brothers; one grandson; and one great-grandchild.
Mr. Hatfield had been employed with Blue River Farms Dairy and Jester's Department Store and retired from Pinkerton Security at the age of 72, after 13 years of service.
He enjoyed gardening and growing sunflowers and roses.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at Murphy-Parks Funeral Service and Crematory, 703 S. Harrison St.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Andy Lee officiating.
Burial will be in Miller Cemetery in Shelby County.
An online guest book can be signed at www.murphy-parks.com.