Rochita Fite, 41, died Feb. 23, 2017, at a Dallas hospital. Her funeral service is scheduled at 1 p.m. Saturday at Bethel AME Church in Greenville, Dr. Virgil Lockhart will officiate and Rev. Rodney Hood will be the eulogist. Burial will be at Grundy Memorial Park.
Visitation is from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today at Cozine & Tarver Funeral Home.
Born June 14, 1975, in Greenville, she was the daughter of Rosie Dell Gilbert and Jimmy Hood. She married Julius Fite and was a member of Bethel AME Church.
Survivors include her mother, Rosie Dell Hoskins; two sons, Drakieston Hood of Rockford, Ill., and Datristion Fite of Greenville; a daughter, Destiny Desha Neal of Greenville; grandmother Ollie V. Gilbert of Greenville; two brothers, Rev Rodney Hood of Mesquite and Hayward Wayne Murrell of Fort Worth; a sister, Kersha Denise Murrell of Greenville; two grandchildren; and aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Her father, both grandfathers and one grandmother preceded her in death.
Published on March 2, 2017