A. "Lloyd" Hatley, 82, of Independence, Mo., died Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2004.
Lloyd was born Nov. 17, 1921, in Paragould, Ark. He worked for G.A.F. and upon retirement, moved to Nevada, Mo., for 22 years before returning to Independence.
His wife, Covie, preceded him in death in 200. He is survived by his children, L.C. Hatley, Circleville, Ohio, Walter E. Hatley, Independence, Mo., Herschel Hatley, Lee's Summit, Mo., and Wilma Vargas, Independence, Mo.; five grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from noon to 1 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 7, at D.W. Newcomer's Sons Floral Hills Chapel, with funeral services to follow at 1 p.m. Burial will be in Floral Hills Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, contributions are suggested to the American Diabetes Association.