He attended North Cleveland Church of God. He was a veteran of the United States Navy.
He is survived by his parents, Delmer Hutchinson and Linda Myers Hutchinson of Cleveland; three daughters: Lacey Hutchinson of Newburg, Ore., Emily Hutchinson and Lydia Hutchinson, both of Ely, Nev.; one sister, Debra and husband, Craig Mallet, of Cleveland; and nieces: Melanie and Marissa Mallet, both of Cleveland.
A graveside service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, in Chattanooga National Cemetery with Pastor Travis Porter officiating.
The service will conclude with military honors.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Hutchinson family guest book at www.ralphbuckner.com.
Memorials may be made to the Paralyzed Veterans of America.
Ralph Buckner Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements.