Mr. Clyde T. Tritt, 88, of the Plainville Community, passed away peacefully at his residence on Thursday, August 24, 2023.
Mr. Tritt was born in Suches, Georgia on November 13, 1934, the son of the late Melvin Tritt and Viola Shell Tritt. He grew up in the Suches Community and was a member of the 1953 graduating class of Woody Gap School. He was a veteran of the United States Army and was drafted to serve his country on August 28, 1957, and was honorably discharged August 27, 1959. After Basic Training he was assigned to Ft. Riley, Kansas, The Big Red One, and Company C 26 Infantry, Heavy Weapons Division nicknamed The Blue Spaders. After being discharged from the Big Red One, he was transferred into the Army Reserve. After his discharge from active duty, he was employed by Lockheed Aircraft in Marietta, Georgia. After his tenure with Lockheed, he and his late wife, Claudine, founded Little Angels Daycare and Tritts Power Digging, Inc. They enjoyed their labor of love together with their Swan Lake Day Lily farm. He was a member of the North Georgia Day Lily Society and a member of Fellowship Baptist Church in Plainville. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Claudine Stamey Tritt.
Survivors include his son, Nathan Tritt and his wife Millie; sister, Carolyn (Dennis) Anderson of Suches, GA.; brothers, Bob (Ima Jean) Tritt of Woodstock, GA., and David (Carolyn) Tritt of Talking Rock, GA.
A service to celebrate Mr. Tritt's life will be conducted Wednesday, August 30, 2023, at 2:00 PM from the chapel of Max Brannon & Sons Funeral Home with Rev. Ron Bankston and Rev. David Barton officiating. Entombment will follow in Fain Cemetery with Military Honors accorded by the Unites States Army Honor Guard. Pallbearers serving will include Tim Milburn, Timothy Milburn, Stephen Worley, Darian Shepherd, Eric Shaw, and Ronald Cagle.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, August 29, between the hours of 5:00 PM and 8:00 PM at the funeral home.
The Brannon family and staff are honored to serve the family of Mr. Clyde T. Tritt of the Plainville Community.