Graveside service for Archie “Arch” Fluitt, age 76, of Sulphur Springs,TX will be held at 3:00 P.M. on Sunday, December 3, 2017 at Shooks Chapel Cemetery with Sonny Pennington officiating and Marlin Jones, Jerry Dodd, Sonny Pennington, Jimmy Candle and Tippy Aaron serving as pallbearers. There will be no formal visitation. Mr. Fluitt passed away on Thursday, November 30, 2017 at his residence, Sulphur Springs, Texas.
Archie Lee “Arch” Fluitt was born on October 19, 1941 in San Antonio, Texas to Edgar Lee and Lillie (Stockton) Fluitt. He married Carolyn Ann Gilbreath on October 10, 1964 in Sulphur Springs, Texas. Archie worked as a maintenance man, welder and assembler throughout his life.
He is survived by his wife, Carolyn; son; Michael Lee Fluitt; grandsons, Larry Dale Fields, Brandon Keith Fields, Joshua Lee Fields, granddaughters, Monica Kristene Fluitt, Kaylin Ann Fluitt; great grandson, Christopher Lee Fields, great granddaughters, Addison Nicole Fields, Betty Jo Smith; mother, Lillie Stockton Shelton Fluitt Kolar; brother, Richard Fluitt; half-sisters, Eva Marie Fluitt Segar, Patsy Fluitt Hanson, Peggy Shelton Bailey.
Archie was preceded in death by his father, Edgar Lee Shelton.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home.