Deloris “Ann” (Hatmaker) Mitchell, age 69, of Beckley, passed away on Friday, March 23, 2012.
She was born on December 16, 1942, in McDowell County, a daughter to the late Lewis Hatmaker and Bertha England Hatmaker.
Ann was a devoted member of the Southglen Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Beckley. She genuinely loved to do for others and give to others. She especially enjoyed cooking homemade meals for her family and friends. She always had a warm smile on her face, loved to laugh and she will be deeply missed.
Those left to cherish her memory include her son Jeffrey Allen Hatmaker of Ararat, VA; brothers Charles Hatmaker and wife Waunita of Martinsburg, WV, Carl Hatmaker and wife Pat of Thornville, OH,
Oscar Hatmaker (late wife Patty who loved Ann so much) of Marysville, OH, and Howard Hatmaker and
wife Linda of Ormond Beach, FL; sisters Shirley Bailey and husband Jack of Kegley, WV, Brenda
Skeens and husband J.R. of Princeton, WV, and Linda Nicolau and husband Vincent of Cool Ridge;
grandson Andrew Hatmaker of Pulaski, VA; two great-grandchildren. She loved spending time with and will be missed so much by her special nephews Vincent L. Nicolau, Roman Nicolau, Tim, Howie, Chad, and Clint Hatmaker; special great-nephews Evan, Carson, and Hunter Nicolau; a special great-niece Ava Nicolau. She is also survived by several other nephews, nieces, and great-nephews and nieces whom she loved dearly. Ann will be truly missed by longtime friend Lucreda Meador, a very special cousin (and heart sister) Jean Knight, and a host of dear spiritual friends.
She was best friends with her sisters, and especially very special to Shirley.
A Memorial Service to celebrate Ann’s life will be conducted 5 p.m. on Thursday, March 29, 2012, at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses on Gunter Road in Beckley with her nephew Chad Hatmaker presiding.
Friends may visit with the family from 4 p.m. till 5 p.m. Thursday at the Kingdom Hall.
In lieu of flowers, if desired, donations of sympathy may be made to the Worldwide Work of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Attn: Treasure’s Office, 25 Columbia Heights, Brooklyn, New York 11201.
Online condolences and other information available at roseandquesenberry.net.
Arrangements with Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home, 1901 South Kanawha Street in Beckley.