Hattie Kimble

Wednesday, January 26, 2005

CHARLESTON -- Hattie Mae Kimble, 93, died Jan. 21, 2005, at Little Company of Mary Hospital in Chicago.

Born Oct. 11, 1911, in Midway, Ala., daughter of the late Leondas and Clara Hall/Lane, she had lived in Missouri for many years. She was a member of Perry Chapel A.M.E. Church and president of the Stewardess Board.

Survivors include: one daughter, Rosie Smith of Chicago; two sons, Howard Kimble of Hillside, Ill., and Vernon D. Kimble of Berkeley, Ill.; one brother, Lommie Lane of Wilson City; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Visitation is from noon Saturday until time for services at 1 p.m. at Perry Chapel A.M.E. Church with the Rev. Debbie Thornton officiating.

Burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery near Charleston.

Williams Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.