William Allen Thatch Sr.
William Allen Thatch Sr., 49, of Koshkonong, Mo., formerly of Pocahontas, passed away on Monday, October 17, 2016, in Springfield, Mo. Allen was born on March 15, 1967, in Pocahontas, to William Ralph and Salie Lorine Fultner Thatch. William Allen Thatch, Sr., is preceded in death by his parents; brother, Thomas Thatch; sisters, Baby Thatch, and Goldie Diane Thatch; grandsons, Timothy Moss Thatch, and Jerry Dewayne Franklin II. Survivors include, son, William Allen Thatch Jr., of Cabot; daughters, Shana (Michael Blakely) Thatch, of Ward, Hattie (Gustavo) Rodriguez, of Cabot, and Percilla (Gerry) Jaco, of Weiner; brothers, Ralph Thatch, of Noland, and Johnie (Barbara) Thatch, of Salem, Ky.; sisters, Betty Jean (Jim) Noel, of Paragould, Willie (Wilson) Fry, of Powhatan, Ada (Johnie) Dean, of Pocahontas, Hattie (Junior) Russell, of Koshkonong, Mo., Liz (Tony Stone) Fry, of Powhatan, Robin Wadley, of Paragould, and Sherry (Keith) Easley, of Paragould; thirteen grandchildren. Visitation and funeral services will both be held at the Fears Family Funeral Home, in Pocahontas. Visitation will be from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., on Thursday, October 20, 2016. A funeral service will begin at 11:00 a.m., on Friday, October 21, 2016; Ray Fultner, officiating. Burial will follow in the Antioch Cemetery. Family and friends are honored to serve as pallbearers. All final arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Fears Family Funeral Home.