NEWPORT NEWS - Frances Hudgins Hatchett, 95, passed away Saturday, Dec. 24, 2011.
Mrs. Hatchett was committed to God, her husband, and her family. She was a longtime member of Parkview United Methodist Church.
Mrs. Hatchett was preceded in death by her husband and best friend of 66 years, Henry.
Survivors include her sons, Ronnie J. Hatchett Sr. of Newport News, Barry Hatchett and his wife, Patsy of Goochland, David Hatchett and his wife, Linda of Yorktown; sister-in-law, Virginia Hatchett Watkins of Barboursville; grandchildren, Ronnie Hatchett Jr., Stephen Hatchett, Travis Hatchett, Cabell Hatchett; great-grandchildren, Julie, T.J., Eliza, and Charlie.
The family would like to express their gratitude to her special caretakers Mary, Sandra, and Brittany.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 27, at Peninsula Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 28, at Parkview United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Carla Stearns and Chaplain David Lekarczyk officiating, with burial following at Peninsula Memorial Park.
Memorials may be made to Parkview United Methodist Church, 912 Briarfield Road Newport News, VA 23605.
Arrangements in the care of Peninsula Funeral Home. View and post condolences on our online guestbook at dailypress.com/guestbooks.