ARBOR - Raleigh A. Hitt Jr., 87, died Sept. 14, 2001, at his home.
Born Nov. 15, 1913, at Arbor, son of the late Raleigh and Mary Kidd Hitt Sr., he owned and operated the Arbor Vault Company for 30 years.
On Sept. 26, 1945, he married Virginia Heuring who preceded him in death on Sept. 27, 1988.
Two brothers and four sisters also preceded him in death.
He is survived by a special friend, Ruth Conrad of Cape Girardeau.
Friends may call from 10 a.m. today until service time at 1 p.m. at Morgan Funeral Home in Advance. The Rev. Vyron Yount will officiate.
Burial will follow in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery at Advance.