HOUSTON – Joe Miller Hewitt, 72, died Friday, Dec. 21, 2013 at Golden Living Center in Eupora. He was born Oct. 4, 1941 in Humphreys County to Thomas Benton and Hattie Hood Hewitt.
He was a retired factory worker and member of Pontotoc Church of Christ.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 21 at Rhodes Chapel Methodist Church with Bro. Danny Rogers officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be Saturday from 1 to 2 p.m. at Rhodes Chapel. Southern Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
He is survived by his mother, Hattie Dendy; brothers, Marion Hewitt, Charlie Gene Carter, Arthur Carter, Perry Carter, Billy Dendy, Bobby Dendy, and Cecil Dendy; sisters, Ruth Ann Cook, Vera Rowlett and Helen Benefield; and several nieces and nephews
He was preceded in death by his father Thomas Hewitt, brothers, John Albert Carter and Henry Fredrick Harper; sister, Virginia Blaylock; and step-father Lawrence Dendy.
Online condolences can be made at www.southernfuneralchapel.com .