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Mary Corbett Sitton, 85

Mary Corbett Sitton, 85

Mrs. Mary Corbett Sitton, 85, of Hendersonville went home to be with the Lord Saturday, March 8, 2014.

Mrs. Sitton was a member of Pisgah Forest Baptist Church. She was retired from Ecusta Paper Corporation. A lover of gospel music, she sang, played the piano, the organ and traveled to attend gospel concerts.

Mrs. Sitton was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, David E. Sitton, and her parents, Barnard B. and Bonnie Hill Corbett.

Mrs. Sitton is survived by her brother, Thomas B. Corbett and wife, Martha, of Hendersonville; niece, Debbie Lanning and husband, Bud, of Fletcher; and one great nephew.

Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at Thos. Shepherd's Church Street Chapel. The family will receive friends from 3 p.m. until service time Tuesday. Committal services will be held at a later date.

An online register book is available for family and friends by visiting

Thos. Shepherd & Son Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements.