Oleta Hatley, 94, of Lubbock and formerly of Olton, died Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, in Lubbock. Graveside services were held Tuesday morning, Feb. 4, at Olton Cemetery with Brad Wangerin officiating. Ramage Funeral Directors of Olton was in charge of arrangements. Oleta was born Sept. 7, 1919, in Chalk, Texas to Frank E. and Ida A. Perry Findley. She was a long-time Olton resident and moved to Lubbock in the 1960s. She was married to Elvis Louis Hatley and he preceded her in death in 1972. She was also preceded in death by her son, Elvis Louis “Butch” Hatley, Jr. in 1968. Survivors include her daughter, Fancy Koonsman of Idalou; one grandson, Kane Koonsman and his wife, Cathy, of Lorenzo; and two great-grandsons, Jim and Kash Koonsman, both of Idalou. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 841125, Dallas, TX 75284-1125.
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