STEPHENVILLE — Ralph Charlie Hatcher, 69,  died Sunday, June 07, 2009, in Stephenville.

Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, June 9  at Merriman Cemetery, in Ranger, with Richard Chapman officiating.  Visitation will be held 7 to 9 p.m., Monday at Stephenville Funeral Home.

Ralph was born, July 13, 1939, in Maryville, Tennessee to Troy Lee and Lois Juanita Stalans Hatcher.  He had lived in Stephenville for the past six years; moving to Stephenville from Ranger.  Ralph was a carpenter.

Survivors include a son, Charles Wayne; daughters, Bobbie Lynn and Theresa; mother, Juanita ‘Nanny’ Hatcher of Stephenville; brother, Lee Hatcher of Fort Worth; sister, Barbara King of Stephenville; nieces and nephews, Melissa, Kimberly, James, Randy, and Michael; great nieces and nephews, Brandon, Terry, Kyle, Kody, Tucker, Tebow, Justin, Matthew, Jennifer, and Bethany

He was preceded in death by his father, Troy Hatcher, September of 1986.

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Published June 8, 2009

Stephenville Empire-Tribune