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Hayward ‘HT’ Heflin

In Obituaries by OC Monitor Staff

HORSE BRANCH, Ky. — Hayward “HT” Heflin, 80, of Horse Branch, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2022. He was born on Jan. 8, 1941, in Horse Branch to Hayward and Betris Tarrance Heflin.

He was a retired truck driver. HT served in the United States Navy.

Aside from his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Costella Murphy Heflin; his son, Hayward T. Heflin II; and his sister, Rometta Mitchell.

He leaves behind to cherish his memories, three sons, Bruce Heflin, of Hawesville, Kentucky, Patrick R. Heflin, of Horse Branch, and Jason “Kyle” Heflin, of Beaver Dam, Kentucky; one brother, Jerry (Marcie) Heflin; three sisters, Mary “Cricket” Goff, Stella Patterson, and Sandy Forchione; 10 grandchildren, Crystal (Jeff) Harper, Caron (Chris) Crossley, Casie Heflin, Colten (Samara) Heflin, Caitlyn (Jordan) Hosler, Ericka (Logan) Parks, Lacey Heflin, Cody Patrick Heflin, Jordyn (Hunter) Jarboe, and Lexi Heflin; and several great grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be held at 12 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 11, at William L. Danks Funeral Home in Beaver Dam, Kentucky with Rev. Terry Tarrance officiating. Burial will follow in McGrady Creek Cemetery. Friends may visit with HT’s family from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 10.

Online condolences may be left for the family of Hayward “HT” Heflin by visiting his memorial tribute at

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