Mr Ted Hooks

  • Born: March 18, 1949
  • Died: August 4, 2013
  • Location: Chatom, Alabama

Lathan Funeral Home

Highway 17 North
Chatom, AL 36518
Tel. (251) 847-2129

Tribute & Message From The Family

Ted Hooks, age 64, born March 18, 1949, entered into rest August 4, 2013. Mr. Hooks was a native of Mississippi and resident of Chatom, AL. He was a retired accountant. Mr. Hooks was a member of Chatom Baptist Church. He loved fishing, woodwork, working with children in baseball and softball and was an avid University of Alabama Football Fan.

Survived by:

Wife-Deneice R. Hooks of Chatom, AL

Daughter-Deborah Leigh (Todd) Dixon of Chatom, AL

Mother-Tinsel Hooks of Newton, MS

Numerous other family members and friends

Predeceased by:

Father- Graydon Melvin Hooks

Visitation will be Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at Chatom Baptist Church from 2:00 P.M. until the Service begins at 3:00 P.M. with Dr. Jerry Roberson officiating. Interment will be in Laton Hill Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Mr. Hooks nephews: Casey Williams, Tyler Copeland, Lane Williams, Josh Jacobs, Cody Williams, Ryan Williams, Payton Deese

Condolence & Memory Journal

Was notified today of Ted's passing. I'm glad I got to visit with Ted last year While attending our Aunt's funeral. He always knew how to make us laugh. I will miss him but will see him again one day. Love you, your cuz Jean.

Posted by Jean Ainsworth    August 19, 2013


I was just notified of Ted's passing. I know he is at peace and no longer in pain. I have so very many fond memories of our childhoods. His jokes and laughs could light up a room. RIP Ted, with love, Sharron

Posted by Sharron Pritchett - Austin, TX - cousin   August 19, 2013

Sorry to hear of the passing of my nephew. He was a kind and very special person. I have many fond memories of him and will miss him very much. Unfortunately I was unable to know of his passing in time to attend his service but he will always hold a special place in our hearts.

Posted by Sue Huffman Williams, Cleburne, TX    August 19, 2013

Denise, so sorry for your loss, did not know about Ted until I read the South Alabamian today. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Love you, Betty!

Posted by Betty McCain - Millry, AL - Friend   August 08, 2013

Thinking of you and Debra at this time.

Posted by JImmy and Glenda Beech - Orange Beach, AL - Church Family   August 08, 2013

Just found out about Ted. You and your family are in our prayers.

Em and Bill McNeil

Posted by EmaranceMcneil - Chatom, AL - Friend   August 07, 2013

i am so sorry for your lost i just found my prayers is with u at this time

Posted by tiffany reynolds roberts - chatom, AL   August 06, 2013

So sorry to hear of Ted's passing. Praying for comfort.

Posted by Brenda Lundy    August 06, 2013

I am so sorry. Just found out. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

Posted by Becky Arnett Taylor - Jackson, AL - cousin   August 06, 2013


The staff of Lathan Funeral Home wish to express our deepest sympathy to you at this difficult time.

David Jones,
Wayne Lathan,
Cheryl Lathan,
Glenda Goldman,
Catherine Andrews,
Gaston Garrett,
Marion Mason,
Terry Jones,
Ralph Bumpers

Posted by Staff of Lathan Funeral Home    August 06, 2013