Obituary: Kitt R. McCone

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Kitt R. McCone, 57, of Chapel Hill, died Monday evening, April 18, 2011.

Mr. McCone was born in Jackson, Mich., and was a son of the late Clarence Junior and Ina Rose Smith McCone. He served in the United State Army during the Vietnam era and was stationed in Germany. Mr. McCone was the owner of Kitt's Service Company of Chapel Hill. He was a member of West Eckford Church in Marshall, Mich. and attended Smyrna Baptist Church in Chapel Hill.

Mr. McCone is survived by his wife, Rita McCone of Chapel Hill; daughter, Lisa Ann (Chase) Hunter of Culleoka; sons, Chris (Charity) McCone, Cody McCone and Kitt Anthony McCone, all of Chapel Hill; brother, Lonnie McCone of Homer, Mich.; sisters, Jane Barnes of Sevierville, Patsy Royalty of Walton, Ky., and Becky Schwartz of Verona, Ky.; and three grandchildren, Felicia Nicole McCone, John Grant Hunter, and Nathan Robbin Hunter.

Visitation will be from 5 until 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 20, at Lawrence Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday, April 21, from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Rev. Marcus Kelley and Rev. Larry Chatman officiating. Burial will follow in Swanson Cemetery in Chapel Hill.

The active pallbearers will be Chris McCone, Cody McCone, Kitt Anthony McCone, Chase Hunter, Lonnie McCone, and Johnny Owens.

Honorary pallbearers will be employees of Kitt's Service Company.