Baker City, Oregon
Ernest L. Kitts, 59, of Baker City died Dec. 24, 2000, at St. Elizabeth Health Services.
His memorial service will be scheduled later.
Mr. Kitts was born Sept. 28, 1941, at La Follette, Tenn., to Delmos and Ethel M. Kitts. He served with the 101st Airborne in Vietnam.
He was a very efficient car salesman in the Portland area until his retirement. His hobbies were fishing and hunting. He was well liked by many friends.
Survivors include his mother, Ethel M. Kitts of La Follette, Tenn.; brothers, Ronnie Kitts of Chattanooga, Tenn., and Larry Kitts of Duff, Tenn.; sisters, Sandra Branom and Darlene Ayers, both of La Follette, Tenn.; his children, David Kitts of Caryville, Tenn., Angie Williams of La Follette, Tenn., Grant Kitts of Baker City and Brian Kitts of Longview, Wash.; five grandchildren; and his best friends and caretakers, Herschel and Donna Scott of Baker City.
He was preceded in death by his father, Delmos Kitts.
Used with permission from: The Baker City Herald, Baker City, Oregon, January 1, 2001
Transcribed by: Belva Ticknor