Ralph Kerner Hiatt age 89 of Welcome passed away Friday, November, 15, 2013 at Hinkle Hospice Home.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 am Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at – Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church with Rev. Dr. John Beeg presiding. Burial will follow to Forest Hill Memorial Park with Military Honors.
The family will receive friends at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Monday, November 18, 2013 at Davidson Funeral Home, Hickory Tree Chapel.
Ralph was born May 18, 1924 in Davidson County to U.M. Hiatt and Elizabeth Clemmons Hiatt. He was a charter member of Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church. He retired from Plastiglide Mfg. of High Point and served during WWII in the United States Army. A member of the Welcome Lions Club for over 50 years. He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers;Lawrence Hiatt, Leon Hiatt, Johnny Hiatt and Marion Hiatt.
Surviving are his wife of 65 years Catherine Berrier Hiatt of the home, son; Tim Hiatt (Tonya) of Midway, daughters; Becky Hiatt of Midway and Cathy Taylor (Bob) of Welcome, grandchildren; Amy Taylor Wiles (Matt), Laura Taylor Spainhour (Chad), great grandchildren; Ethan Wiles and Heidi Spainhour, brother; Joe Hiatt of Thomasville.
The family would like memorials sent to: Hospice of Davidson County 200 Hospice Way, Lexington, NC 27292, Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church 641 Critcher Drive PO Box 1119 Welcome, NC 27374.
Davidson Funeral Home, Hickory Tree Chapel is assisting the family.