DOGWOOD - Carol A. Ditto, 88, died at 11:55 p.m. Dec. 10, 2004, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.
Born July 30, 1916, in Pascola to the late Alfred and Effie Keene Ditto, he had lived most of his life in Mississippi County where he was a retired farmer and a member of the Dogwood Methodist Church in East Prairie.
On Nov. 7, 1936, in East Prairie, he married Ettis Vera Taylor who survives of the home.
Other survivors include: one son, Johnny Ditto of the Bement community; two daughters and sons-in-law, Rosetta and Jim Hollowell of Jackson, Tenn., and Vera and Raymond Marcum of Walls, Miss.; one brother, J.E. Ditto of Kennett; and six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
One brother, J.B. Ditto, preceded him in death.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie where services will be at 11 a.m. Monday. Charles Carr will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Dogwood Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Andrew Ambrose, Jim Bishop, Charles Lingle Jr., Randy Arington, Dr. J.D. Heath and Jim Wagner.
Memorial contributions may be made to:
Dogwood Methodist Church Memorial Fund
in care of Margie Arington
1499 S. Highway B
East Prairie, MO 63845