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LeRoy Edward DeWitt, Sr.
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Birth: Feb. 21, 1915
Tusculum
Effingham County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jan. 23, 2003
Pooler
Chatham County
Georgia, USA

LeRoy Edward DeWitt Sr.

Pooler - LeRoy Edward DeWitt, Sr., 87, died Thursday, January 23, 2003 at his home.

He was born February 21, 1915 to William DeWitt and Jessie Lee Wallace in Tusculum LeRoy was a long time member of First Baptist Church of Pooler and the Richard T. Turner Masonic Lodge of Pooler.

He was a retired radio operator for Texaco having worked for that company for 35 years.

Survivors: wife, Catherine Boxxe DeWitt; two daughters, Linda and husband Bob Lewis, JoAnn and husband Ellis Bland; two sons, LeRoy E. DeWitt, Jr. and wife Wadelle, and David A. DeWitt; 11 grandchildren, two step-grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, and six step-great-grandchildren; a brother William E. DeWitt of Franklin, NC; and a sister Rosemary Stephens of Tulsa, OK.

Visitation: 6:00-8:00 p. m., Saturday at Massey-Framke Funeral Care. Funeral Services: 2:00 p. m., Sunday at the Massey-Framke Chapel.

Burial: Gravel Hill Cemetery. Massey-Framke Funeral Care 2794 Highway 80 West Garden City, Georgia.

Savannah Morning News, January 25, 2003.





 
 
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 Parents:
  William Edward DeWitt (1886 - 1937)
  Jessie Lee Wallace DeWitt (1895 - 1968)
 
 Children:
  Linda Lee DeWitt Lewis (1945 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  Emma Louise DeWitt Smith (1912 - 1996)*
  LeRoy Edward DeWitt (1915 - 2003)
  Effie Lutille DeWitt Burge (1916 - 1966)*
  William Elijah DeWitt (1919 - 2011)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Served in the Merchant Marines as a Radio Operator
 
Burial:
Gravel Hill Cemetery
Bloomingdale
Chatham County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: JoAnn Bland
Record added: Oct 31, 2010
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LeRoy Edward DeWitt, Sr.
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LeRoy Edward DeWitt, Sr.
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It was twelve years ago today that you made your way to heaven. Sure miss you and wish I could give you a hug. Loving you always!
- JoAnn Bland
 Added: Jan. 23, 2015

- GenAngel
 Added: Oct. 4, 2014
To our wonderful Dad. Wishing you a Happy Father's Day, so sad we couldn't spend it with you. Miss you more every day!
- JoAnn Bland
 Added: Jun. 15, 2014
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