MARTINSBURG — A graveside service for George E. Hewitt, 79, of Martinsburg, will be held at noon, Tuesday, Sept.18, 2012, at Jersey Cemetery with Pastor Ed Southerland officiating.
George died Friday, Sept. 14, at his residence. He was born Oct. 25, 1932, in Columbus to the late Albert and Rachel (Williamson) Hewitt.
George was a Korean War Army Veteran. He retired from The State Fire Academy, Reynoldsburg and was a Martinsburg Council member.
He is survived by his wife, of 37years, Beatrice O. (Brown) Hewitt of Martinsburg; sons and daughters-in-law, Larry and Teresa Fannin of San Antonio, Texas, Tony and Trudy Hewitt of Rotunda, Fla.; daughter and son-in-law, Deborah and Richard DeNune of Martinsburg; four grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by four grandchildren and his sister, Elizabeth Ann Swope.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m., Monday, Sept. 17, at Law-Baker Funeral Home, 34 N. Main St., Utica. To extend condolences to the family, visit www.law-bakerfuneralhome.com.Copyright The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.