Veronica Laverne Clement was born on August 30, 1947, in Madisonville, Kentucky to Cloyce Bradley Hicks and Connie Marie Hicks. She passed from this life on Tuesday, February 14, 2023, in Collinsville, Oklahoma at the age of 75 years. Veronica was raised and educated in Madisonville and graduated with the Madisonville High School Class of 1965. She was married to Reverend Joseph Carroll Hatfield and after he passed away she later remarried to Reverend Willard Clement. Veronica spent most of her working life teaching piano for over 50 years. She retired as a teacher at Haven Christian Academy in Henderson, Kentucky after teaching voice, piano, and general studies for over ten years. She was a longtime faithful member of Haven Pentecostal Church in Henderson but had most recently been attending First Pentecostal Church in Collinsville, after moving to the area in 2018. In her spare time, Veronica enjoyed a variety of past times such as sewing, gardening, volunteering at church, and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.
Those she leaves behind who hold many cherish memories include:
Misti Frazier and husband Shane
Glenda Frederick and husband Tony
Patty Wagoner and husband Phillip
Cori Coke, Erin Hatfield, Sara Hatfield, Katie Fratanduono, Holly Minton, Nicolas Frederick, Joy Wagoner, Andrew Wagoner, and Katy Letner.
23 Great Grandchildren
Sandra Cartwright and husband Elgin
And Numerous Nieces and Nephews
She was preceded in death by her parents, Cloyce and Connie, son, Bradley, first husband, Reverend Joseph C. Hatfield and her late husband Reverend Willard Clement.