back to home page
the news of iowa park
features from around iowa park
weddings, anniversaries and more
local obituaries
columns and letters
sports from local athletes
award-winning photos
let us know
ipleader advertising resources
businesses around iowa park
iowa park churches
area groups
get your message to the people
the iowa park area
the town of friendly living
the best of schools
links of interest
iowa park's paper since 1969
the leader staff
give us a shout





Frances Pearl (Hatcher) Underwood
Frances Pearl (Hatcher) Underwood, 82, of Iowa Park, died Thursday, June 7, 2007.

The funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Monday, June 11, 2007, in the chapel of Owens & Brumley Funeral Home of Wichita Falls, with Pastor John Hare, officiating. Interment will follow at the Highland Cemetery in Iowa Park under the direction of Owens & Brumley Funeral Home of Wichita Falls.

A daughter of the late James Van and Alice Flora (Eaton) Johnson, she was born January 25, 1925, in Iowa Park. Mrs. Underwood worked as a seamstress. She was preceded in death by her son, James Van Hatcher in 1949 and by her husband Oscar Eugene Underwood in 1986.

Survivors include her sons, Ronnie “Hatch” Hatcher and wife, Susie, Terry Hatcher and Jerry Hatcher, all of Iowa Park; four grandchildren, Michelle Holloway, Amber Hatcher, Jamie Hatcher and James Redwine; four great-grandchildren, Nicole Schroeder, Josh Rhoades, Abby Gillner and C. J. Holloway.

The family will receive friends from 4:00 until 6:00 p.m., Sunday, June 10, 2007, at Owens & Brumley Funeral Home of Wichita Falls.

For those desiring, the family suggests that memorial contributions be made to Hospice of Wichita Falls.

Copyright 2007,, llc, all rights reserved