Smithfield: Obituaries

Nancy Ann Hatten

Mrs. Nancy Ann Hatten (née Walker), of North Topsail Beach, NC, passed away peacefully on Monday, June 8, 2015 at the age of 81.

Nancy was born to parents Howard and Hazel Walker on December 16, 1933 in Kenova, WV. She grew up as the eldest of two and attended Ceredo-Kenova High School. In 1953, she married James Thomas Hatten, and the couple had three children. Nancy was a member of American Legion Post 93 for 42 years. During this time, she assisted with several committees and served as President in 1975, 1978 and 1982. Nancy was also a member of Moose Lodge #1796 in Smithfield, NC and assisted with several committees.

Nancy is survived by her son, James Kent Hatten and Tena Turner of Proctorville, OH; her daughter Rona and Taylor Greene of North Topsail Beach, NC; her son, Jeff and Yvonne Hatten of Huntington, WV; her brother, James Robert Walker of Ashland, KY; her granddaughter, Jamie Hatten of Huntington, WV; her grandson Shane Hatten of Catlettsburg, KY; her great grandson, Jack Hatten of Huntington, WV and her niece, Jamie Nunley of Ashland, KY. She is preceded in death by her husband, James Thomas Hatten; and her parents, Howard and Hazel Walker.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, July 26, 2015 at Kenova United Methodist, 503 15th Street, Kenova, WV. Visitation from 2:00 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. and service 3:30 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. All of her friends and family are invited to attend. In lieu of any flowers, consider a memorial gift to the American Cancer Society. Condolences may be expressed at: