Dallas Hatherlee Sr.

Mar 07, 2012

1944 - 2012

CANTON — Dallas Ruben Hatherlee Sr., 67, of Lark Lane, passed away Saturday, March 3, 2012, at MedWest-Haywood.

A native of Haywood County, he was the son of the late Lonnie and Ada Trull Hatherlee.  Dallas was self-employed as a sheetrock installer.  He was an avid Dallas Cowboys fan as well as a true Duke Blue Devils fan, but most of all Dallas loved his grandchildren.

He is survived by a daughter, April Hatherlee, and her husband, David Hetherington, of Canton; two sons, Dallas Ruben Hatherlee Jr., and his wife,  Kim, of Brevard, and Matthew Moore, of Canton; a sister, Lillian H. Norris, and her husband, Glenn, of Waynesville; his former wife, Betty Wilkie; former son-in-law, Jody Gasperson; nine grandchildren; and many special friends.

A graveside memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 10, at Gwyn Cemetery with the Rev. R.H. “Bud” Lance officiating.  The family will receive friends after the service from 4 to 6 p.m. at Long Branch Baptist Church, in Beaverdam.

Wells Funeral Home of Canton is in charge of the arrangements.

For those who desire, an online memorial register is available at www.wellsfuneralhome.com.