Billy Joe Hiatt, 57, of Rockwell, passed away Sunday, April 1, 2018 at his home in Rockwell.
He was born March 17, 1961 in Sanford, NC to Peggy McCleod Hiatt and the late Floyd Marion Hiatt. He was a 1979 graduate of East Rowan High School. Billy worked as a Bailer Operator for Supply One. He was a member of Sloan Lake Community Church. Billy enjoyed fishing and watching NASCAR.
In addition to his father, Billy was preceded in death by his sisters, Elizabeth Hiatt Cordell, and Marlyn Hiatt.
Billy is survived by his wife of over 11 years, Rebecca Jennell Bonds Hiatt, whom he married June 4, 2006; sons, Christopher David Hiatt and wife Jamie of Statesville, Patrick Rhyne Hiatt and wife Hillary of Granite Quarry, Eric Ledford and wife Nicole of Greenville, TX; daughters, Katie Hiatt Wilhiet and husband Blake of Mt. Pleasant, Maddie Hiatt Luce and husband Jonathan; brothers, Thomas Hiatt, Elbert Hiatt, Jerry Lee Hiatt, and Timothy Ray Hiatt; sisters, Bonnie Hiatt Moneymaker, Mary Hiatt Dunaway, Peggy Hiatt Fraley and Julie Hiatt Morton; he is also survived by 13 grandchildren.
The family will greet friends and relatives on Friday, April 6, 2018, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm at Powles Staton Funeral Home, Rockwell, NC.
The funeral service will be held at 12:00 pm on Friday, April 6, 2018, in the Powles Staton Funeral Home, Rockwell, NC, with, Rev. Freddie Bonds, officiating.
Burial will follow in the Brookhill Memorial Gardens.
Powles Staton Funeral Home of Rockwell, honored provider of Veterans Funeral Care, is assisting the Hiatt family. Online condolences may be made at www.powlesfuneralhome.com.
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