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UNCW Mourns the Loss of Ben Hatchett

Wednesday, June 03, 2015

The UNCW community is saddened by the loss of Russell Benjamin "Ben" Hatchett (March 4, 1958 - May 31, 2015). Hatchett worked as a UNCW landscaper for the past 15 years and passed away at his residence.

A native of Greensboro, NC, he was the son of the late William Casper Hatchett and Jeanette Kelly Hatchett. He is survived by two sisters, a brother and numerous nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. on Friday, June 5 at Andrews Valley Chapel. Prior to the service, the family will receive friends at the funeral home from 2 p.m. until the service hour. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Adopt An Angel or to the New Hanover County Humane Society. Please see link for details.