Joseph Leo Hatman Jr., 56, of Roland passed away Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at his home. He was a self-employed regional truck driver. He enjoyed fishing and softball. He is preceded in death by his father, Joseph Hatman Sr.

He is survived by his wife of 29 years, Marye of the home; his mother, Nina Hatman of Alma; one son, Cody and his wife Jacque Hatman of Van Buren; one sister, Kathy Remaly of Alma; four brothers, Kenneth Hatman, Charlie Hatman and Jack Hatman, all of Alma, and Phillip Hatman of Wister; two children, Kristen Rapier of Fort Smith and Chad Hatman of Alma; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorial service was Oct. 5 at Ocker Memorial Chapel in Van Buren under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home in Van Buren.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Reynolds Cancer Support House, 3324 S. M St., Fort Smith, AR 72903.

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