Robert "Bob" Wayne Hatten
Robert “Bob” Wayne Hatten age 74 of Covington passed away unexpectedly at his home on Tuesday, May 19, 2020. He was born on April 30, 1946 in Wiggins, Mississippi to Wilford Hatten and Lovice Breland Hatten.
Robert is preceded in death by beloved wife of 34 years Marion Lucille “Lucy” Sharp Hatten, his parents: Wilford Hatten and Lovice Breland Hatten, sister Brenda Firth, brother Glenn Hatten, and step son Clint Loyd.
Robert is survived by his loving children: Kim Hoggatt (Johnny), Sandy Carey (Mark), and Amy Montgomery (Ron); step father to: Gary, Linda, Maurice, and Heather. He was also a proud grandfather to: Amber LeMaire, Matt Hoggatt, Jesse Lizana, Ben Callahan, Jamie Lizana, Lance Latham, and Gracie Callahan; 7 great grandchildren and 23 step grandchildren. He is also survived by a host of nieces and nephews.
A longtime resident of Covington and native of Wiggins, Robert enjoyed life in St. Tammany Parish at Barkers Corner. He was a member of New Zion Baptist Church for most of his adult life. Robert was a 32 degree Mason as well as a Shriner. Robert was also a member of the Boilermaker’s union. His loyalty to all of his memberships remained current until he passed away.
Robert was a kind, caring, and loving man; he cherished spending time with his family and friends. Those who knew Bob will deeply miss him.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend funeral service at New Zion Baptist Church, 17387 New Zion Church Road, Covington, Louisiana 70435, on Tuesday, May 26, 2020 at 12:00 pm, with visitation for Robert from 11:00 am until service time. Interment will follow the service at New Zion Baptist Church Cemetery in Covington, Louisiana.