Donald Joe Hatherly
Donald Joe Hatherly went home to Jesus on February 14, 2021 at age 70. Don was born to Clarence (Sam) and Mary Hatherly on August 5, 1950 in Austin, TX. As a child, he loved working on his family's cattle ranch. Don met his wife, Becky Moore-Hatherly in Bastrop, Tx. They married in May of 2011. Don owned a commercial construction company for over 50 years. In addition to being a dedicated and loving husband, friend, father, and grandfather, Don also loved dancing, playing pool, boating, camping, his famous road trips, and of course, the King himself, Elvis. Throughout his life, he held an unwavering faith in God, which he shared with all who surrounded him. Don joins his father, Clarence (Sam) his mother, Mary and both sets of grandparents: Cecile and Harvey Law, William and Tula Hatherly in Heaven. He is survived by his wife Becky, his sons Steven Vail from Lytton Springs, Troy and his wife Lizz Hatherly from Houston, Kenneth Hatherly from Round Rock. His daughters Roxanne and her husband Nathan Shepherd from Jacksonville, Shawna Hatherly from Pflugerville, Jennifer and her husband Matt Budzise from Trinity, TX, 12 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. A Visitation will be held from 6-8 P.M. at Waller-Thornton Funeral Home in Huntsville, Texas on Wednesday, February 24. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 10 A.M. at First Baptist Church in New Waverly with grave side services at Austin Memorial Cemetery at 4 P.M., located at 2800 Hancock Dr, Austin, TX 78731. Please visit www.wallerthorntonfh.com
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