2013-11-09 / Obituaries

Clyde Dale Merritt Hatchell

Leasburg — Clyde Dale Merritt Hatchell, 82, of 5233 Ralph Winstead Rd., died Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013 at her home.

Born in Geneva County, Alabama, Mrs. Hatchell was the daughter of the late John Samuel and Mattie Lee Roberson Merritt, wife of the late Sidney Thomas “Tom” Hatchell and mother of the late Billy Ray Wilson.

Mrs. Hatchell was a homemaker and a member of Lamberth Memorial Baptist Church.

Mrs. Hatchell is survived by her children, Jeannie Crisp of Roxboro, Jimmy Charles Wilson of Leasburg and Rebecca Ann Dunkley,of Hurdle Mills; one brother, Eldon Lee Merritt, of Samson, Ala.; one sister, Sara Cornelia Grimes of Abbeville, Ala.; eight grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 11a.m., Monday, Nov. 11, at Brooks & White Chapel by the Rev. Gerald Thomas. Burial will follow in the Lamberth Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m., Sunday at the Brooks & White Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Tom Croson, B.J. Jacques, Walter Mc- Ghee, Sammy Clayton, Tommy Morris and B.J. Wilson. Honorary pallbearers will be Jimmy Charles Wilson Jr., Nathan Morris, A.J. Lacks, Austin Wilson, Jacob Croson and Ryan Dunn.

Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, Person Co. Unit, P.O. Box 165, Roxboro, NC 27573.

Condolences may be sent at www.brooksandwhite.com.

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