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Garry Wayne Hite / January 08, 2019

Garry Wayne Hite, husband of Deborah Jones Hite, died Sunday, Dec. 30, 2018 at the age of 56. He was born in Halifax County on Aug. 16, 1962 to the late Ernest Bassal and Mary Alice Fitts Hite. Garry was a retired employee of the Town of Clarksville.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by a stepson, Jassen Jones (Teresa) of Galax, stepdaughter, Tonya Gambrell (Bill) of Columbia, S.C., and seven step grandchildren.

A funeral was held Wednesday, Jan. 2, in the chapel at Watkins Cooper Lyon Funeral Home with burial following at Trinity United Methodist Church Cemetery. The service was officiated by Ricky Thomason.

The family received friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

Arrangements are by Watkins Cooper Lyon Funeral Home.

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