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Stanley "Shiner" Hatton

April 6, 1929 ~ June 13, 2020 (age 91)


Stanley L. "Shiner" Hatton, 91 of Old Sand Road, Salt Lick, Kentucky passed away Saturday, June 13, 2020 in the St. Claire HealthCare in Morehead after a brief illness. He was born in Bath County, Kentucky April 6, 1929 to the late Arthur and Kate Donathan Hatton.

Shiner was retired from the Whirlpool Corporation and was also a farmer and  former employee of A. O. Smith.  He was of the church of God faith and enjoyed hunting, fishing, trading knives, whittling and tending to his flowers around the house.

Stanley Lee Hatton and Deloris Jean Thompson's beautiful life together began on November 10, 1956. Shiner's father-in-law when ask could he marry Deloris said yes.....but he didn't want to hear the word divorce...…and they did just that. They were blessed on January 9, 1958 with their first son and then two years later their second son came making the family complete.

Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his brothers; Lewis Hatton, Virgil "Jake" Hatton, Willie J. "Bill" Hatton, Russell "Jap" Hatton and Floyd "Peter Rabbit" Hatton. Also, one sister, Mamie Hatton Thompson.

Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Deloris Thompson Hatton, two sons: Mitch Wayne Hatton and his wife Diana and Nelson Hatton and his wife Janice all of Morehead. Three sisters; Oleta (Scott) Robinson, Opal Blankenship and Nellie (Owen) Goodpaster all of Owingsville. Two grandchildren, Mitch Anthony (Lynsie) Hatton and Brandon Lee Hatton. Five step-grandchildren; Chuck Wilson, Trina Wilson Moore, Risa Boyd, Jade Jones and Chris Shafer. One special step-grandson, Collin Alexander, One great-grandchild. Nora Jean Hatton and Six step-great-grandchildren; Hayley Boyd, Camron Boyd, Audrey Jones, Gretta Jones,  Brinnix Alexander and Zoe Alexander. Also, many other relatives, friends and neighbors.

Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, June 17, 2020 in the chapel of the Michael R. Gray Funeral Home in Owingsville with Rev. Lowell Rice and Rev. John Tucker officiating.

Burial will follow in the Polksville Cemetery.

Visitation at the Michael R. Gray Funeral Home in Owingsville is after 5:00 P.M. Tuesday.

Serving as pall bearers will be Brandon Lee Hatton, Mitch Anthony Hatton, Collin Alexander, John Tucker, Wendell Goodpaster,  Kevin Robinson and Barry Robinson.

The Michael R. Gray Funeral Home in Owingsville is caring for all arrangements for Stanley L. "Shiner" Hatton.

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June 16, 2020

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Michael R. Gray Funeral Home
89 Slate Avenue
Owingsville, KY 40360

Funeral Service
June 17, 2020

2:00 PM
Michael R. Gray Funeral Home
89 Slate Avenue
Owingsville, KY 40360