Mr. Jim "J.W." Hatchett, age 81, of Shelbyville, passed away Wednesday, December 19, 2012, at Glen Oaks Health and Rehab Center.
Funeral services will be 11 AM Saturday, December 22, 2012, at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Brother Tommy Dye will officiate, with burial to follow in Hazel Cemetery in Bell Buckle.
Visitation will be one hour prior to service Saturday.
He was born May 18, 1931, in Bedford County, to the late Albert and Leria Brooke Hatchett. He was employed with the Bedford County Highway Department.
He was preceded in death by a son, Scott Hatchett, in 2006, and seven brothers, Monroe Hatchett, Joe Hatchett, Kenneth Hatchett, Estal Hatchett, Porter Hatchett, and Albert Hatchett, Jr.
He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth Parsley Hatchett, of Shelbyville.
Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is assisting the family with the arrangements.