Lucille West Hathaway, age 99, of New Smyrna Beach, died Sunday, January 10, 2021 at Timberlane Lodge ALF, New Smyrna Beach. Born in Homestead, to George and Mary Dukes West, Lucille came to the area in 1944 from her birthplace.
A former owner, secretary and treasurer of Hathaway’s Food Store on Flagler Avenue, she was a lifelong member of the 1st Baptist Church, New Smyrna Beach, where she taught Sunday school; member of the New Smyrna Beach Women’s Club, and member of Beta Sigma Phi. Lucille worked with the Girl Scouts and was a Pink Lady. Lucille was a kind, giving, loving and gracious lady. She welcomed all and will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
Survivors include her 3 children, Linda (Charlie) Fentress, of Nashville, Tennessee; William F. (Joanne) Hathaway, of New Smyrna Beach and James W. (Paula) Hathaway, of New Smyrna Beach; 8 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. Lucille was preceded in death by her husband Bill, to whom she was married for over 70 years and her three brothers.
Graveside Service will be private because of COVID.
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