The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)

February 5, 2014

Dicky Hatley, 66, of Oakboro, who loved riding, his dog, died Feb. 1, 2014


Tuesday, February 4, 2014 — Richard “Dicky” Martin Hatley, 66 years of age, of Oakboro, passed away Saturday, February 1, 2014, at Stanly Regional Medical Center in Albemarle.

Dicky was born November 8, 1947, in Stanly County, to the late Martin Clifford Hatley and the late Annie Lambert Hatley. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Robert C. Hatley.

The funeral service will be on Sunday, February 9, 2014, at 3 p.m. at Freedom Biker Church, 5113 N.C. 74 W. in Monroe, officiated by Pastor Steven E. Starling. At other times the family will be gathering at the home.

He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Beverly Sue Barbee Hatley, of the home.

Dicky was owner and operator of Harley Enterprises for 35 years. He was passionate about his work and riding and loved his dog. He also served on the Town Council of Red Cross.

Hartsell Funeral Home of Midland is serving the Hatley family.

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