Jeffary Wayne Hattley, 62, of Pittsburg passed away on Jan. 4, 2023, at Pittsburg Care and Rehab.
He was born on Jan. 28, 1960, in Kansas City, Kansas, to Herbert (AC) and Mattie Lee (Williams) Hattley. Jeffary was the seventh of 10 children.
Both parents, AC and Mattie Hattley; sister, Linda; and nephew, Lovell Smith, preceded him in death.
Jeffary was educated in the public school district of Kansas City, Kansas, and later graduated from Wyandotte High School in 1979. After high school, he joined the United States Army.
Jeffary confessed Christ at an early age, where he attended Salem Baptist Church with his family under the leadership of Rev. C.B. Bailey (deceased) and the Associate Pastor Rev. A.C. Hattley (deceased). Survivors include eight siblings: Jerry, Shirley, Robert, Jimmie, Kathyrene Hayes, Michellea, Brenda, and Karen; nieces and nephews, Ronald, Rhonda, Bridgette Cobbins (Brian), Shonya, Andrew Dawn (Anitra), Alvertis, Robrina, Angela Allen (Stephon), Jenise, Octavia Baker (Keilyn), Jamie, Michael Smith, Latrice Nichols, Jamisha, Iyona Hendrix, Olivia Hayes, DaZhanae' Crosby, and Briana Crosby; and a host of relatives and friends.
Memorials may be made to the Hattley Family. These may be mailed to the funeral home, 522 S. Broadway, Pittsburg, KS 66762.
Arrangements are under the direction of Bath-Naylor Funeral Home, Pittsburg.