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Kenny Hite
11/18/1939 - 11/4/2011


  Mr. Kenneth Lee Hite, age 71, of Vevay, Indiana, this life on November 18, 1939 in Cincinnati, Ohio. He was the loving son of the late, James Earl & Catherine Lee (Dixon) Hite. He was raised on Grant's Creek and attended the Patriot High School. He was inducted into the United States Navy and was honorably discharged. Kenny was united in marriage on May 2, 1959, in Kenton County, Kentucky to Carol Sue McCracken. This happy union was blessed with one daughter & one son. He worked early in life at the Coca Cola Bottling Company in Cincinnati, Ohio in the maintenance department. Kenny moved back to Switzerland County in 1973. He then worked for the U.S. Shoe Corporation in Vevay for several years. Kenny was a self-employed carpenter until his death. Kenny enjoyed art, the guitar & woodworking.  Kenneth died Friday, November 4, 2011 at 10:03 am at the King's Daughter's Hospital in Madison, Indiana.     Kenneth will be lovingly remembered by his wife:  Carol Sue Hite of Vevay, Indiana; his daughter: Loretta Hite of Vevay, Indiana; his son: Rodney William Hite & his wife, Amanda of Versailles, Indiana; his granddaughters: Sherry Edwards of Vevay, Indiana, Stephanie Jones of Vevay, Indiana; his great grandchildren: Jesse, Damian, Tristan, Samantha, Jacob, Robby, Whitney, Roman, Saxton & Caitlyn; his brothers: James W. Hite of Pinetop, Arizona; David Hite of Patriot, Indiana; Steve Hite of Patriot, Indiana; Jack Hite of Madison, Indiana; Robert Hite of Madison, Indiana; his sisters: Bonnie Hite of Vevay, Indiana; Doris Sullivan of Oroville, California; Bessie Qualls of Hot Springs, Arkansas; Cathy Darbro of Madison, Indiana; many nieces, nephews, cousins & other relatives.   He was preceded in death by his parents, James Earl & Catherine Lee (Dixon) Hite; his brothers, Bernard Malcomb Hite, Carl Thomas Hite, Douglas Johnathan Hite, Charles Edward Hite; his sister, Adeline Burns; and several nephews.   Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, November 8, 2011 at 11:00 a.m., by Rev. Mike Cantrell at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home, 208 Ferry Street in Vevay, Indiana. Interment will follow in the Vevay Cemetery, Vevay, Indiana.     Friends may call Monday from 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home, 208 Ferry Street in Vevay, Indiana.    Full military rites will be conducted at the graveside by Vevay American Legion Post 185 & Vevay VFW Post 5396.   Memorial contributions may be made to Donor's Favorite Charity.  Cards are available at the funeral home. 


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Funeral Date:
11-08-2011

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Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, November 8, 2011 at 11:00 a.m., by Rev. Mike Cantrell at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home, 208 Ferry Street in Vevay, Indiana. Interment will follow in the Vevay Cemetery, Vevay, Indiana.