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In Memory of

John Reginald Chitty

April 27, 1926 - September 7, 2017

Obituary


John R. and Helen M. Chitty, lifelong residents of Jacksonville, FL, passed away on September 7, 2017 and September 13, 2017 respectively. Married 66 years they were both graduates of Robert E. Lee High School and members of St. Catherine’s Episcopal Church.



Helen worked for two federal judges during her career; Judge Bryan Simpson and Judge Warren Jones. She later was employed and retired from Barnett Bank.



John worked for Riverside Chevrolet (now, Nimnicht) for much of his career and later worked and retired from the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office. He was very involved...

John R. and Helen M. Chitty, lifelong residents of Jacksonville, FL, passed away on September 7, 2017 and September 13, 2017 respectively. Married 66 years they were both graduates of Robert E. Lee High School and members of St. Catherine’s Episcopal Church.



Helen worked for two federal judges during her career; Judge Bryan Simpson and Judge Warren Jones. She later was employed and retired from Barnett Bank.



John worked for Riverside Chevrolet (now, Nimnicht) for much of his career and later worked and retired from the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office. He was very involved with the Jacksonville Little League and served as North Florida’s Little League District Administrator for 13 years and Florida’s League President for 3 years.



They will be sadly missed by their three children; Carolyn C. Hudspeth, Doris C. Keene (Bill) and John Chitty Jr,



Grandchildren; Patrick and Andrew Hudspeth and many “adopted” grandchildren, Godchildren, friends and family members.



A Memorial Service for Helen and John will be held on Saturday, October 7, 2017, 10:30 AM, in St Catherine’s Episcopal Church 4758 Shelby Ave. Jacksonville, FL 32210. Inurnment to follow in the church memorial garden.



In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Halifax Hospice 235 Booth Rd. Ormond Beach, FL 32141



Arrangements are under the care and direction of Hardage-Giddens Funeral Home of Mandarin, 11801 San Jose Blvd. Jacksonville, FL 32223. www.hgmandarin.com (904) 288-0025.