Everett Hitt

Friday, May 17, 2002

ADVANCE, Mo. -- Everett A. Hitt, 86, of Advance died Wednesday, May 15, 2002, in a truck accident on his farm.

He was born June 29, 1915, at Arbor, Mo., son of Jessie Hitt. He and Ilene Cox were married June 17, 1936, at Jackson, Mo.

Hitt was a 1935 graduate of Delta High School. He was a retired farmer, and was a typist with the CCC Camp two years. He served on the MFA Board of Directors and was a member of Swan Pond School District Board.

Survivors include his wife; a son, Lloyd Hitt of Brownwood, Mo.; two daughters, Eula Bowling of Dexter, Mo., Lois Tweedy of Cape Girardeau; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by an infant son and a brother.

Friends may call at Morgan Funeral Home from 5 to 8:30 p.m. today.

Graveside service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Morgan Memorial Park, with Billy Davis officiating.