Curtis Hadden Wyatt of Quapaw died Tuesday, May 19, 2009, at Freeman Hospital in Joplin, Mo. He was 26.

Mr. Wyatt was born Oct. 4, 1982, in Joplin to Curtis Allen and Sheila Kay (Routh) Wyatt. He lived in Quapaw all of his life.

He is a veteran of the Marine Corp, having served in Iraq.

He worked at Bordertown Casino, was a volunteer with the Peoria Fire Department and attended Assembly of God Church.

Survivors include his wife, Kathryn Wyatt of Miami; one daughter, Emalee Ann Marie Wyatt, of the home; his parents, of Quapaw, and two sisters, Amanda Leigh Johnston of Fairland and Shandy KaLynn Greninger of Afton.

Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Newman Cemetery in Quapaw. The Rev. Gary Rhodes will officiate.

Military rites will be conducted.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Paul Thomas Funeral Home in Commerce.