orn 12-11-1937 -- Died 1-28-2003
John Thomas Kittrell, age 65, son of the late Rev. Kenneth Donald Kittrell and Thelma Lillian Johnson Kittrell was born Dec. 11, 1937, in West Eminence, Mo., and died Jan. 28, 2003, in Springfield, Mo. He was united in marriage Oct. 15, 1960, in Florissant, Mo. to Barbara Montgomery. he was a retired owner and distributor of Little Debbie products.
Survivors include his wife, Barbara of the home in Thayer; three daughters -- Christina Frillman and husband, Stan of Licking, Mo., Robin Montiel of Thayer and Jeannette Bryant and husband, Mark of Thayer; 11 grandchildren -- Jamie Baker, John Thomas Baker, Ashley Ann, Christopher Adam, Zachary Taylor, "D.J." Linsy Day, Wade Day, Stephen Bryant, Michael David Bryant, Josh Bryant and Nathan Bryant; two brothers -- Don Kittrell and wife, Shirley of St. Louis, Mo., and Stan Kittrell and wife, Althea of West Plains, Mo.; two sisters -- Wanda Mason of Thayer and Edrena Wilson of Pocahontas, Ark.; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Services were Jan. 31 at Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Thayer with Rev. Scott Honeycutt officiating. Burial was in the Thayer Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of Carter Funeral Home Inc. of Thayer.
Pallbearers were Mark Bryant, Kevin Kittrell, K.C. Kittrell, Kenny Kittrell, Jackie Kittrell, Dean Taft, Michael Bond, Jeremy Bond, Shane Mason, Donnie Wilson,Wendell Wilson and Tommy Wilson.