Grace "Fay" Hite

October 26, 1913March 9, 2018

Grace "Fay" Hite, 104, passed away Friday, March 9, 2018 at the home of her great niece, Gloria Benedict (Jerry) where she called home. She was born October 26, 1913 in Thompsonville, IL. Grace moved to Evansville in 1930 to be with relatives.

Grace’s hobbies included playing cards, reading, and working word searches. She was of Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, Garnet and first husband, Jasper Nail; son, Robert Nail, grandson, Thomas; and granddaughter, Bobbette Sandoval.

She is also survived by granddaughters, Sandra Duncan (Charles), Deloris Manning (Clint); grandsons, Paul, Robert and Ronnie Nail.

Funeral services were held 11:00 AM Wednesday, March 14, 2018, at Alexander East Chapel, officiated by Pastor Scotty Calvert, with burial in Oak Hill Cemetery. Friends visited Tuesday from 3:00 to 7:00 PM and Wednesday from 10:00 AM until service time at the funeral home.

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  • Visitation Tuesday, March 13, 2018
  • Visitation Wednesday, March 14, 2018
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Grace "Fay" Hite

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Gloria Benedict

March 15, 2018

GREAT Aunt Fay. Jerry and I were blessed to have you with us for the last 7 years of your long life. You are finally where you have wanted to be for the past 2 years. You were tired and GOD realized that and brought you home. RIP. We will truly miss you. Who's going to do the dishes now? Lol. Love and miss u always. Gloria and Jerry Benedict

Deloris (Lorrie) Manning

March 14, 2018

My beloved Grandmother, you will be deeply and truly missed everyday. Thank you for all your wisdom, heart and life you shard with all of us over the years. Love ya, Lorrie.