Michael Marshall Truitt, Sr, 72, passed away on Tuesday, April 2, 2013 in the care of SECU Hospice House in Smithfield, NC. He married Sandra K. Hennessy on October 10, 1987 in Paintsville, KY.
She survives along with Michael (Sherry) Truitt, Jr. of Clayton, NC., Teresa (Ted) Wilson of Lebanon, TN., and Schawn (Melissa) Hennessy of Dandridge, TN., Michael Hennessy of W. Lebanon, NH and Bryan (Katy) Hennessy of Newport, NH., sister-in-law Patricia Runkle ,of Buford, GA., fourteen grandchildren, one great grandchild and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers.
Michael was a graduate of Howe Military School Class of 1959.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to SECU Hospice House, 426 Hospital Road, Smithfield, NC 27577, The Howe School, P. O. Box 240, Howe, IN., 46746 or to the American Diabetes Association, 2418 Blue Ridge Road., Suite 206 Raleigh, NC 27607.
Cremation has taken place and a private service will be held at a later date. On-line condolences may be made to the family at www.mclaurinatpinecrest.com. Arrangements by McLaurin at Pinecrest, Clayton, NC 27520.