Max M. Hite

Max M. Hite, 92, of Huntington, IN, died Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at 11:15 a.m. at Miller's Merry Manor in Huntington.

Mr. Hite graduated from Rockcreek High School in 1939. He served in World War II in China from 1941 to 1945. He worked for International Harvester in Fort Wayne.

He was born April 2, 1921, in Uniondale to Purl and Lizzie Wagoner Hite. He married Helen Jane Murphy on Nov. 24, 1945, in Huntington. She preceded him in death on Jan. 25, 2013.
Survivors include a sister, Phyllis Martz, of Ossian.

A graveside service will be held Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013, at 10 a.m. in Union Cemetery in Huntington, with Rev. Raymond Scribner officiating.

Bailey-Love Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

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