Ada Witt

Obituary of Ada Witt

Ada Lee Witt, age 99, passed away on Monday, September 24, 2018, at Christian Health Center in Corbin.

Born in Lee County, Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Garrett Hobert Estep and Mollie Elizabeth Rowlett Estep. Ada had worked in retail sales at both Belks and Buchanan-Wyrick Jewelers.  She was a member of Poplar Grove Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, David H. Witt; and by her grandson, Garrett Witt.

Ada is survived by her daughter, Carolyn Sue Herald of  Lexington; sons, David Witt (Linda) of Florida and Dennis Witt (Wanda) of Corbin; four grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; three sisters and one brother.

A Graveside Service will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, September 27, 2018, at Buffalo Springs Cemetery in Stanford, Kentucky with Rev. Bobby Joe Eaton officiating.  No visitation is scheduled.

Memorials are suggested to Poplar Grove Baptist Church or the Winter Care Program at First Baptist Church of Corbin.

The Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home is handling arrangements. Messages may be written to the family at

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