1929 - 2014 Wilson Norris Hatton, 84, of Port Neches, passed away on Monday, August 4, 2014. He was born to Jewell Campbell Hatton and John Henry Hatton, on November 10, 1929, in Warren. Norris graduated from University of Houston in 1951. He was inducted into the Army and served in the National Security Agency. Upon being discharged from the Army, he began working at Unical Refinery in Nederland, where he was a Superintendent of Engineering and Maintenance during his thirty-seven years of employment. Norris loved the outdoors and was an avid fisherman and hunter. He was a member of First Baptist Church Port Neches for many years, serving in different areas. Member of the Sunday school class will be serving as honorary pallbearers. Left to honor his memory is his wife of sixty-two years, Elaine Watson Hatton; son, John Watson Hatton and his fiancé, Monica Dohermann; daughter, Terri Jo Guidry and her husband, Jeff; three grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. The family would like to thank all the helpful staff at Cypress Glenn Nursing Home, and Gail Landry and family for all continued help and support. A gathering of Mr. Hatton's family and friends will begin at 10:00 a.m., with his funeral service to follow at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, August 7, 2014, at First Baptist Church, 1900 Magnolia Avenue, Port Neches, with Reverend Dr. David Mahfouz officiating. His graveside service will follow at 3:00 p.m., at Swearingen Cemetery, Warren, under the direction of Broussard's, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. Complete and updated information may be found at:broussards1889.com.
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Published in The Beaumont Enterprise on Aug. 6, 2014