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Hershal Howard Hutcheson
September 24, 2018
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HERSHAL HOWARD HUTCHESON

SERVICES FOR HERSHAL H. HUTCHESON WILL BE HELD AT 3 PM ON FRIDAY , SEPTEMBER 28, 2018 IN THE CHAPEL OF RADER FUNERAL HOME IN KILGORE. INTERMENT WILL FOLLOW IN LAKEVIEW MEMORIAL GARDENS.

THE FAMILY WILL RECEIVE FRIENDS FROM 6 UNTIL 8 IN THE EVENING ON THURSDAY AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

Hershal Howard Hutcheson, age 92, was born April 4, 1926 in Vernon, Texas to Hershal Clinton Hutcheson and Gracie Gertrude Meason Hutcheson. He peacefully passed away on September 24, 2018, in Longview, TX.

He was the eldest of thirteen children. He graduated in 1943 from Longview High School. He served proudly in the U.S. Army during WWII. In 1950 he received his Bachelor of Science degree with a major in chemical engineering from Texas Tech University. After graduation he went to work for Tennessee Eastman Company where he met and married his wife Doris Lorraine Harlow. He soon was transferred to Texas Eastman Company where after 35 years retired in 1986. He served many years as a deacon and bible class teacher for the Mobberly Ave. Church of Christ in Longview, TX. He was currently a member of the Chandler St. Church of Christ in Kilgore, TX.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife of 48 years, and his sisters Anna Lou Beard, Laura Evelyn Betts, Mildred Pauline Brooks, Helen Virginia Smith, and Carolyn Laverne Tanner.

He is survived by his son, Steven Howard Hutcheson of Kilgore; his daughter, Nancy Gail Hutcheson Hamm and husband Mike of Kilgore; a grandson, Joshua Ryan Hamm; sisters and brother-in-laws, Mary Alice Theis, Joyce Marie Williams, Sue Ann and Ben Boyd, Jane Lanelle Franklin, Virginia Gail Reed, June Ellen and Sherman Stephens; a brother and sister-in-law, William Thomas and Pat Hutcheson; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Memorial contributions may be to Chandler Street Church of Christ, 2700 Chandler St., Kilgore, Tx 75662; Heartsway Hospice of Northeast Tx, 4351 McCann Rd, Longview, TX 75605






Hershal Howard Hutcheson
September 24, 2018
 
Visitation Schedule
Rader Funeral Home of Kilgore
401 North Martin Street
Kilgore, TX  75662
Thursday, September 27, 2018
6 ~ 8 pm
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Service Schedule
Funeral Service
Chapel at Rader Funeral Home
401 N. Martin St.
Kilgore, TX  75662
Friday, September 28, 2018
3 pm
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Burial Schedule
Lakeview Memorial Gardens
5000 W. Harrison Rd.
Longview, TX  75605
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Memorial Contributions
Chandler Street Church of Christ
2700 Chandler St
Kilgore, TX 75662
Hearts Way Hospice
PO Box 5608
Longview, TX 75608

 

 

 

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