Obituary of Floyd Paul DeWitt, Sr.
Floyd Paul Dewitt, 78-year-old resident of Grandin, MO, departed this life Monday, April 19, 2021. He was born April 22, 1942 in Bedico, LA to the late Robert and Ida Mae (Trout) DeWitt. Floyd had retired from working as a boilermaker. He loved being outdoors and working with tractors. On April 28, 1962, Floyd married Iris Christine Vining in Covington, LA. She preceded him in death on January 10, 2021. Also preceding him in death was one son, Floyd DeWitt, Jr.; his sisters, Marie Statler, Goldie Gryner, and Edna Perrilloux; and his brothers, Bud DeWitt, Charles “Sonny” DeWitt, and Dub DeWitt. Surviving are his children, Kristal DeWitt, Tony DeWitt, Walter and Julie Dewitt; grandchildren, Stephanie and Bryce Cangiamilla, Todd Dewitt, Chasity and Ernie Smith, Ashley Bruce, Quinton Bruce, Bandon Bruce, and Jimmy Smith; great-grandchildren, Laken Cangiamilla, Bryleigh Cangiamilla, Ryver Cangiamilla, Hunter Bruce, Leland Bruce, Tucker Bruce, Charla and Brayden, and Taylor and Tayton; and one sister, Sylvia Atwood of Naylor, MO. Visitation will be at Edwards Funeral Home on Friday, April 23, 2021 beginning at 9:00 a.m. The funeral service will follow at 11:00 a.m. with Brother Jared Baker officiating. Burial will be in Stevens Cemetery.