Originally created 08/07/99

Mr. James Witt



LANGLEY -- Mr. James Phillip Witt, 61, of P.O. Box 216, died Friday, Aug. 6, 1999, at Medical College of Georgia Hospital.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Mid-Valley Baptist Church with the Rev. Bert Baynham officiating. Burial will be private.

Mr. Witt, a native of Peoria, Ill., was a foundry worker for Caterpillar Corp. He was a Navy veteran and a member of the Masonic Temple Lodge, Peoria. He was a member of Mid-Valley Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Cheryl Powell Witt; two sons, William Witt, Ateley, Minn., and John Allen Witt, Fort Lewis, Wash.; a daughter, Julie Keating, Aiken; two stepsons, John Singleton, Wyoming, Ill., and Dean Singleton, Canton, Ill.; a sister, Trinia Witt, Peoria; and seven grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Mid-Valley Baptist Church, 2543 Jefferson Davis Highway, Langley, SC 29834, or to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box K, Aiken, SC 29802.

Shellhouse Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle Aug. 7, 1999