Obituaries

R.W. Hutchens

Veteran

R.W. Hutchens, age 88, of Stockbridge died Wednesday, July 16, 2003.

Mr. Hutchens was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served during World War II, and was a member of the American Legion and VFW Post 66 in Decatur. He was a former Mason, and a member of the Morningside Baptist Church in Columbus.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 19 in the Chapel of Cannon-Cleveland with the Rev. Calvin Yarborough officiating. Interment will follow at Floral Hills Memorial Gardens in Tucker.

Survivors include a son, Rick Hutchens of Stockbridge; daughter, Kathy Jean (Dennis) Shields of Stockbridge; brother, Ronnie Hutchens of Seale, Ala.; sister, Louise Moye of Columbus; two grandchildren; five great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, July 18.

Those who wish may sign the online guest registry at www.cannon-cleveland.com .

Cannon-Cleveland Funeral Directors, McDonough is in charge of arrangements. (770) 914-1414.