Obituary for Darle Eugene Hite

Darle Eugene Hite, age 94 of Max Meadows passed away Tuesday, March 1, 2022 at the Waddell Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Galax. Born February 27, 1928 in Virginia he was the son of the late Guy & Zella Hedge Hite. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Mollie Ann Carper Hite, sisters, India Hite, Bonnie Price and brothers, Merle & Donald Hite.

Darle was a retired veteran of the United States Army, who served his country in WWII, Korea and Vietnam. He was a long- time member of the Morgan’s Chapel UMC, New River.

He is survived by his  


Donna (Stuart) Winans – Max Meadows

Michael (Debra) Eugene Hite – Max Meadows


Gail (Scotty) Roth, Michelle (John) Long, Michaella (Corey) Gravely, James Hite, Brian Torrance and William Torrance, William, Jonathan and Daniel Attkisson

Great Grandchildren – Kaely, Camden, Bryson, & Pierce

Great Great Grandchildren – Dallen, Daxen and Davren

Funeral services will be held 1:00 PM – Friday, March 4, 2022 at the Bower Funeral Home-Chapel, Pulaski with Pastor Darlene Marshall officiating. Interment will follow at the Southwest Virginia Veterans Cemetery, Dublin where he will receive full military honors.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to your favorite charity.

The family will receive friends one hour before service time Friday at the Funeral Home.

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Bower Funeral Homes-Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.