October 24, 1948 – November 26, 2018
Mr. Ronald Jack Hyatt, age 70 of Gadsden passed away on November 26, 2018. His family will receive friends for visitation at Morgan Funeral Chapel on Thursday, November 29, 2018 from 11 AM. To 1 P.M. Graveside service and interment will follow at Deerman’s Chapel Cemetery in Steele. Rev. Charles Smith officiating. Morgan Funeral Chapel & Crematory directing. Ronald was married to his high school sweetheart for fifty years. Together they built a life they loved, with a home that was always welcoming and open to anyone. Ronald had a great love for life, for family, and for his many friends. His love was constant and unconditional- and nothing could hold a candle to the pride and love he held for his grandchildren and great grandchildren. In addition to the many hours spent with family and friends- Ronald also loved college football, especially watching the Alabama Crimson Tide. He also loved road trips with his sister, being outdoors and fishing. Those preceding Ronald in death include his parents, Dennis and Farrell Hyatt and siblings, Willene (M.D.) Mosley, Calvin (Frances) Hyatt, Edith (Harold) Henson, and Donald Hyatt. Mr. Hyatt leaves behind his loving wife of fifty years, Ann Hyatt. Daughters, Angie Hyatt, Charlotte Hyatt and Sherry Hyatt. Son, Tim Hyatt (Rachel). Siblings, Nadine Crow (Edward), Jo Smith, Jed “Jan” Hyatt (Mary Jo). Grandchildren, Tamara Steakley (Tyler), Dylan Hoge (Alix), Logan (Brooke), Haley (Corey) and Hollee Hoge, Katlyne Wood (Weston Harbin), Taylor Smith, Madelyn, Mary Elizabeth Hyatt. Great grandchildren, Kingsley Harp, Carson Reed, Kayden Blevins, Brentley and Gracie Steakley, and Carleigh and Owen Hoge. Special niece, Karen Fortner. Along with a host of nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. The following gentlemen will serve as pallbearers; Logan Hoge, Dylan Hoge, Weston Harbin, Corey Reed, Larry Vasser and Robert Vasser. Honorary pallbearers will be; Leland Vasser, former coworkers and friends, his many cousins, nieces and nephews, Tyler Steakley, and Chris Murphey. The family wishes to extend their heartfelt thanks to the staff of Kindred Hospice (especially Jan Hooks, Joy Carter, Dr. Shahana Masood, Dr. Dwight Harper) and to the staff of Gadsden Regional Medical Center’s MICU, especially Jessica Jones, R.N.