Cleatus Edwin


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Cleatus Edwin Hyatt

Aug 20 1918 - Dec 07 2009

Cleatus Edwin Hyatt of Lucas, Texas died December 7, 2009. He was born August 20, 1918 in Gorman, Texas. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lula & AA Hyatt, four brothers and three sisters. Mr. Hyatt is survived by his wife of 64 years, Luella Hyatt; one daughter, Elaine Lemons and husband, Jerral of Lucas, Texas; two sons, Glenn Hyatt and wife, Debbie of Lubbock, Texas and Steve Hyatt and wife Reneé of Garland, Texas; seven grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; fifteen great-grandchildren and a host of family and friends. Mr. Hyatt also resided in Gorman, Lubbock, and Amarillo, Texas. After serving in World War II in the Army Air Corp from 1940-1945 being stationed in India, Burma, and Australia, he graduated from Texas Tech University in 1949. Mr. Hyatt taught school in Blackwell, Texas for over three years before working and retiring from S&H Green Stamps after twenty-five years of service. Since 1979 he has enjoyed gardening and protecting a 100+ year old pecan tree. He was a charter member of Cornerstone Worship Center, McKinney, Texas. A memorial service will be held at 4:00 p.m., Thursday, December 10, 2009, in the Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Chapel with Rev. John Hollar officiating.
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