SIKESTON -- Brenda Blackmon Hatchett, 51, died Oct. 8, 2012, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau.
Born April 21, 1961, in Hayti, daughter of the late John D. and Dorotha Mae Selma Blackmon, she was of the Baptist belief. She was a former employee of Thorngate Limited in Cape Girardeau until it closed and was currently employed by Pyramid In-Home Health Care in Sikeston. She was a 1979 graduate of Scott Central High School.
On Oct. 13, 2009, she married John Hatchett, who survives of Sikeston.
In addition to her husband, survivors include: two sons; Jonathan Blackmon of Sikeston and Janeil Hatchett of Springfield; one daughter, Sheena Blackmon of Sikeston; eight brothers, T.C. Blackmon, Willie Blackmon and Emmanuel Blackmon of Chicago, Robert Blackmon of Farmington, John D. Blackmon and Nathaniel Blackmon of Haywood City, Jerry Dean Blackmon of Sikeston and Russell Phiffer of Cape Girardeau; six sisters, Velma Lee Blackmon of Chicago, Ethel Hamilton and Joyce Scott of Sikeston, Dorothy Chamberlain of Haywood City, Mary Blackmon of Cape Girardeau and Earnestine Blackmon of Perryville; and seven grandchildren.
Visitation is scheduled from 11 a.m. until time of services at noon Saturday at the Green Memorial Church of God in Christ in Sikeston. The Rev. Alex Sims will officiate.
Burial will follow in the New Morning Star Cemetery near Haywood City.
The Williams Funeral Home of Sikeston is in charge of arrangements.