Originally created 03/14/03

Mr. Jimmy Stitt (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. Jimmy Frank Stitt, age 73, beloved husband of Mrs. Alice L. Stitt, entered into rest on Wednesday, March 12, 2003 at University Hospital. Graveside services will be held 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 16, 2003 at Hillcrest Memorial Park with Pastor Mike Andrews officiating. Honorary pallbearers will be Paul Glosson and Roger Stewart. Survivors include his wife; four sons, James T. Stitt, Fort Valley, Jesse T. Stitt, Augusta, Jerome T. Stitt, Hephzibah, and Justin T. Stitt, Millen; three brothers, Durwood Stitt, Alexandria, Ala., Tyre McDowell, Waco, Texas and Clifford McDowell, Baton Rouge, La.; and ten grandchildren. Mr. Stitt was retired from Fort Gordon and also served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. The family will receive friends on Saturday evening from 7-9 p.m. at Poteet Funeral Homes-South Chapel, 3465 Peach Orchard Road, Augusta. Poteet Funeral Homes - South Chapel, (706) 798-8886. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle March 14, 2003