We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Inman Ward Funeral Home and Crematory
Willis Stead Hyatt, 86, passed away on Saturday, June 11, 2022, at home surrounded by his family. He was born August 21, 1935, in Chadbourn, a son of the late Franklin Leo Hyatt and Nancy Jane (Brigman) Hyatt.
He is survived by one son, Stanley Hyatt of Clarendon; one daughter, Renee (Mark) Collins of Clarendon; one sister, Loris McPherson of Chadbourn; three grandchildren, Crystal (Ronnie) Ward of Whiteville, Calvin (Misty) Keisler of Clarendon, and Reegan Hyatt of Clarendon; six great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Lynda (Greene) Hyatt, in 2014; a daughter, Neiga Hyatt; three brothers, R.C. Hyatt, Sr., Eugene Hyatt, and Levon Hyatt; and three sisters, Nora McPherson, Ima Jean Townsend, and Virginia Mincey.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, June 14, 2022, at Sweet Home Baptist Church in Clarendon, with burial to follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 8:00 PM Monday at Sweet Home Baptist Church.
A service of Inman Ward Funeral Home and Crematory of Tabor City.