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Glen Hatcher

Oct 7th, 1943 - Aug 7th, 2019

Funeral:  11 a.m. Saturday, August 10, 2019, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home

Visitation: 10-11 a.m. Saturday, August 10, 2019 at Frank & Bright Funeral Home

Interment: Elmwood Cemetery



     Orville Glen Hatcher, age 75, of Flora, Illinois, passed away on Wednesday night, August 7, 2019, at Carle Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.

     Glen was born October 7, 1943, in Walland, Tennessee, the son of Benton and Mary Kate (Ledbetter) Hatcher.  He married Sandra Pennington on August 15, 1975, in Flora, and they shared 43 wonderful years together.

     Glen worked for many years as a truck driver servicing oil field production, and also hauling grain for Satch Briscoe.  His family has many memories of camping, fishing, and taking vacations together to the Smoky Mountains.  Glen enjoyed visiting the coffee shop and attending auctions, and especially taking rides with his grand-dog, Macy. 

     He is survived by his wife: Sandra Hatcher of Flora; 7 children: Cathy Williams (Kyle Wheeler) of Flora, Phyllis Pearce (Dan Kaufmann) of Flora, Carrie Hatcher of Flora, Mary (Scott) Reynolds of Effingham, Jim (Darlene) Hatcher of Cisne, Jeff (Kelly) Hatcher of Cisne, and Crystal Bailey of Cisne; 13 grandchildren: Jarin Pearce, Andrew Pearce, Mekenzie Wheeler, Devin Williams, Jeremy Hagen, Thomas Lewis, Lexi Hatcher, James McCracken, Tyler & Tom Hatcher, Jessie Hatcher, Andy & Johnna Bailey; several great-grandchildren; and 1 sister: Lois Fritz of Knoxville, Tennessee.

     He was preceded in death by his parents, 2 daughters: Glenda and Sandy Hatcher, two brothers: Leonard “Shorty” Hatcher and Johnny Hatcher.

     A funeral service for Glen Hatcher will be 11 a.m. Saturday, August 10, 2019, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home, Flora, with visitation from 10-11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Elmwood Cemetery, Flora.  Bro. Jeff Hough will officiate.  Memorial donations may be given to the family to assist with expenses.


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Steve and Betty Stanford

August 8th

Thoughts and prayers to all the family during this difficult time.

Meryl Woods Jr

August 8th

So sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers go out to the family.

Jeremy & Kelli Wildbur

August 8th

Sharon and Mike Gray

August 9th

Sorry for your loss. Glen was in my graduating class in high school. I used to visit with him occasionally at McDonald's. Prayers for you and your family.

Brian & Robin ODell

August 9th

So very sorry for your loss. Prayers to the family.

Elizabeth Pruitt

August 9th

So sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers for everyone.

lois and roy landreth

August 9th

so sorry for your loss

Bill and Robin Atwood

August 9th

Sorry for your loss.

David Lewis

August 12th

Hello friends. I am so sorry to hear about our friend, Glen. I have known Glen for many years. You all have my sincere sympathy and friendship. With love and prayers, Dave Lewis

Sharon David

August 12th

Cathy, I know how you took care of your dad and good for you. Cathy and rest of the family. May God keep you in his arms. It is not easy.



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Mike and Sharon Gray
Clara Booth
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donald fry
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