Lloyd Hugh Jetton
CORNELIUS - Lloyd Hugh Jetton, 92, passed away Friday, Feb. 8, 2013 at Rowan Regional Medical Center in Salisbury.
Hugh was born Dec. 28, 1920 in Mecklenburg County to the late Francis and Bettie Christenbury Jetton.
Hugh graduated from the Cornelius High School Class of 1940 and served on the Civil Defense Patrol. Hugh was retired from the Pritchard Paint & Glass, where he sold Benjamin Moore Paints for over 40 years. A kind man who was completely devoted to his family, he enjoyed gardening and working on various projects in his shop.
Hugh was married to the love of his life, the late Florence Pangle Jetton, for over 45 years. Along with his parents and wife he was preceded in death by his son, John Alfred Jetton and brothers, Sidney Lewis Jettonand James Jetton.
Hugh leaves to cherish his memory daughter, Melanie (David) Jetton Bookout of Salisbury; grandchildren, Joshua A. Jetton of Walhalla, S.C.; Katie (Brent) Bookout Hudson of Salisbury, Jeremy (Karis) A. Jetton of Walhalla, S.C.; great-grandchildren, John Acree Jetton, Kade Sheriff , Ashlynn Sheriff and one sister Betty Jetton Liffrig.
Service: Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013 at 2 p.m. at Bethel Presbyterian Church with Rev. Bill Cain and Rev. Dee Dee Wayland officiating. Interment will follow the service at the Bethel Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
Visitation: The family will receive friends at the church beginning at 1 p.m. until the time of service at 2 p.m.
Memorials: Bethel Presbyterian Church, Cemetery Fund, 19920 Bethel Church Road, Cornelius, NC 28031.
Raymer-Kepner Funeral Home and Cremation Services is assisting the family.
Friends may offer condolences to the family at www.raymerfh.com