Othell Hyatt

December 31, 1934 - September 12, 2015
Othell Hyatt

Mr. Othell Hyatt, 80 of Wilmington passed away Saturday 12, 2015 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice and Life Care Center.

Mr. Hyatt was born in Latta, South Carolina. He was the son of the late Hubert Cox and Edith Powers Cox; he also was preceded in death by his wife, Josephine Tucker Hyatt who passed on March 20, 2009 and a grandson, Michael Helgren and a brother, Shuford Cox. Mr. Hyatt was a lifetime member of Apostolic Tabernacle Church where he and his wife were very active. Mr. Hyatt retired from Babcock & Wilcock Construction

Survivors include a daughter, Patsy Porter and husband Arnold of Rocky Point; one sister, Marjorie Gurganious and husband Cecil of Wilmington and one grandson, Wesley Porter of Rocky Point and several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be at 3:00 PM Saturday, September 19, 2105 at the Wilmington Funeral Chapel with Rev. Judy Strickland and Rev. David Porter officiating. Visitation will from 2-3:00 PM prior to the service.

Memorials may be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice @ 1406 Physicians Dr. Wilmington, NC 28401.

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  • September 19, 2015
    Edward GORE says:
    Sorry for your loss. Praying for your family.

  • September 19, 2015
    Edward Gore says:
    So sorry for you loss. Praying for your family.

  • September 13, 2015
    Lynn and Mike Ethridge says:
    Patsy, we are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family