Gerald Lynn Hite

Gerald Lynn Hite, 78, a retired farmer and Clarksdale resident, died Saturday, March 9, 2019, at Regional One Health Medical Center in Memphis, Tenn.

Survivors include: his son, Lynn (Melissa) Hite of Vance; daughter, Debbie (Sean) Bullock of Cleveland; brother, retired U.S. Army Col. Donald R. (Janie) Hite; sister, Faye (John) Richard of Memphis; and five grandchildren, Taylor Hite, Landon Hite, Gracey Hite, Niven Bullock and Kolten Bullock.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Woodrow Wilson and Flora Crick Hite; and a brother, Billy Hite.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, March 12, 2019, from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Oakhurst Baptist Church in Clarksdale. A funeral service will begin at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the church. Burial will be in the Memorial Gardens cemetery.

Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale is handling the arrangements.

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