A native of New Orleans and resident of Baton Rouge, he passed away on Thursday, September 12, 2013 at the age of 31. Religious service at Mt. Olive Baptist Church in St. Joseph, LA on Saturday, Sept. 21 at 1 p.m., conducted by Rev. Adrian London. Interment in Panola Cemetery, St. Joseph, LA. He is survived by his father, Marshall Hartley, Sr. of Waterproof, LA; One brother, Anthony Hartley of New Orleans, LA; four sisters, Leshaun L. Hartley and Regina Hartley both of Natchez, MS; Dalisha Hartley of Waterproof; Carolyn Hartley of Monroe, LA; maternal grand parents, Vecy and Louise Roach Bates of St. Joseph, LA; paternal grandmother, Heneritta Hartley of Chicago, IL; ten aunts, Bobbie Bates and Brenda Bates of Baton Rouge; Cassandra Bates Lang of Gonzales, LA; Juanita Bates Washington of Atlanta, GA; Diane Bates of Cypress, TX; Katy Mae Bates of Newellton, LA; Marie Hartley, Loubertha Hartley, Pearl Hartley and Henretta Hartley all of Chicago, IL; ten uncles, Vecy Bates, Jr., Ivory Hartley, Alex Hartley all of New Orleans; Dennis Bates of Gonzales, LA; John Bates, Eugene Bates of St. Joseph, LA; Charles Bates of Baton Rouge, LA; David Hartley, John Hartley and Aaron Hartley all of Chicago, IL; and a number of nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Bates Hartley and one brother, Marshall Hartley, Jr. Online condolences can be sent to www.concordiafuneralhomeinc.com.