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Ila Ruth (Deese) Hatch

August 31, 1931 ~ September 7, 2020 (age 89)


Ila “Ruth” Deese Hatch, age 89, of Bear Creek, died Monday, September 7, 2020 at home.

Ruth was born in Hardee County, Florida on August 31, 1931 to the late Albert A. Deese and Rosetta Stanford Deese. She was also preceded in death by her son Terry W. Rogers.

Surviving relatives include her husband John L. Hatch of the home; daughter Cheryl Moore and husband Jeff of Bear Creek, one granddaughter Allison Hale and husband Butch; and two great grandchildren Kingston Hale and Cash Hale.

There are no services planned in North Carolina. The Funeral Service will be held in Florida.

In lieu of flowers the family asks for donations to be made in Ruth’s memory to American Cancer Society P.O. Box 22478 Oklahoma City, OK 73123.

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