Marjorie Kay Hatton

Flat Rock

Marjorie Kay Hatton, 76, of Flat Rock, passed away Monday, August 24, 2015, at her home. She was born February 5, 1939, in Rush County, the daughter of Layton and Edythe York McColley.

She graduated from Waldron High School in 1957 and married Richard “Dick” Hatton September 16, 1960.

Kay was a member of Lewis Creek Baptist Church and Norristown Eastern Star. She was a homemaker who loved working on the family farm, cooking, baking, gardening, sewing, canning and tending to her flowers. She cherished her time with family and friends.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Lewis Creek Baptist Church with Pastor John Carlstrom officiating. Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. Friday at Norman Funeral Home in Hope and on Saturday one hour prior to service time at the church. Burial will be at Pleasant Grove Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be donated to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana, 2626 E. 17th St., Columbus, IN 47201, or through the funeral home.

Kay is survived by her husband, Dick, of Flat Rock; children, Jeffrey (Brenda) Hatton of Flat Rock and Markita (Dick) Turvey of Flat Rock; grandchildren, Blake and Dylan Smith of Flat Rock, Jeremy (Rena) Bulmer of Edinburgh, Brian (Jennifer) Bulmer of Greenwood, and Jill (Paul) Wiseman of Greensburg; great-grandchildren, Gabe, Gavin, Greer, Gidget, Ayva, Grayden, Layne and Gracie; a brother, Jay (Terri) McColley of Morristown; sisters, Linda (Jim) Cord, Lou Ann (Greg) Blake, and Beth Thomas, all of Shelbyville; her beloved collie, Roscoe; and several nieces, nephews and great-nieces and nephews.

Thank you to five outstanding caregivers, Linda Long, Lisa Rood, Jennifer Hockersmith, Madonna Dunaway and Melinda Asbury.

Kay was preceded in death by her parents; a son-in-law, Ronnie Smith; and a brother-in-law, Ronnie Thomas.

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