L.C. Stitts, 85, Navy veteran

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L.C. Stitts
L.C. Stitts

L.C. Stitts, 85, went to be with the Lord on Oct. 20, 2016. He was born on Dec. 21, 1930, to the late Dan and Alice Stitts in Middleton, Tenn. He served our country for 20 years as a member of the U.S. Navy.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his beloved first wife, Rosetta Stitts; second wife, Gertrude Stitts; and seven brothers and two sisters.

Left to cherish his memory are his children, Phyllis Wiggins (Hollice Wiggins), Pamela Harris (the late Frank Harris), and Patrice Smith (Bernard Smith); stepchildren, Pier Judge, Paige Stitts, and Patrina Stitts; and seven grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, from 6:00-8:00 p.m., at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 5792 Greenwich Rd., Virginia Beach. A committal service will be held on Friday, Oct. 28, 2016, at 12:00 p.m., at Albert G. Horton Jr. Memorial Veterans Cemetery in Suffolk, followed by a memorial service at 2:00 p.m., at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory.