Loretta Hatfield, 85, of Canada, Ky., passed away Friday March 30, 2012, at Pikeville Medical
She was born January 15, 1927, at Tomahawk, Ky., to the late Bill and Lucinda Mills Allen.
She is also preceded in death by her husband, Ralph Hatfield Sr.; one son, Terry Hatfield;
brothers, Ben Allen and James Rubin “Prod” Allen; Sister, Ave Allen.
She was a homemaker, loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great
She is survived by her children, Ralph Hatfield of Pangburn, Ark., Billy Ray Hatfield of Buskirk,
Ky., Lois Derossett of Canada, Wanda Hatfield of Letcher, Ky., and Jerry Hatfield of Bedford,
Texas; brothers, Alvin Allen of Roanoke, Va., Joe Allen of Beardsfork, Roger Allen of
Parkersburg, Harold Allen of Charleston, Bud Allen and Sonny Allen; Sisters, Lena Mae Hinkle
of Columbus, Ohio, Irene Hakett, Hattie Zieglar and Mary Poland; 12 grandchildren, 23 greatgrandchildren
and five great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Sunday April 1, at R. E. Rogers Funeral Home
with Mike Elswick officiating. Burial will follow at the Basil Hatfield Cemetery at Belfry, Ky.,
with Ralph Hatfield, Jerry Hatfield, Billy Ray Hatfield, Brandon Hatfield, Chancey Hatfield and
Jason Chapman serving as pallbearers. Visitation will be after 6 p.m. Saturday night at the
funeral home with special services at 7 p.m.
R. E. Rogers Funeral Home of Belfry, is in charge of arrangements.
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