Obituary – Hatcher, Florence “Arline” (Fent)

Class of 1938

1938 Graduation Edition
Perry Daily Journal
Arline Fent

– daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Fent. She was born in Pawnee, where she attended school before coming to Perry.

She is a member of Girl Reserves and high school glee club.

She will enter nurses training at St. Johns in Tulsa next year.

Florence “Arline” (Fent) Hatcher

December 13, 1920 – August 20, 1999

Arline (Fent) Hatcher, 78, passed away at Haysville, Kansas on Friday, August 20, 1999, and funeral services were held at the Masham Cemetery, Tuesday.

She was born in the Masham community on December 13, 1920, to Willard Fent and Mary (Witt) Fent and attended school at Masham.

She married Harold Hatcher and he preceded her in death in 1963.

She lived in the Wichita (Haysville) area for some time and served as entertainment editor of the Wichita Eagle from 1963 to 1984 when she retired. She was a member of the Haysville First Baptist Church for many years.

Surviving is her son, a sister, 4 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband and her parents.

Funeral services were held at the Broadway Mortuary in Wichita August 24, 1999, followed by a graveside service at the Masham Cemetery.