May G. Truitt, J. Conn Scott retiree

March 19, 2013

May G. Truitt, 97, of Selbyville, passed away Friday, March 15, 2013.


She was born Feb. 6, 1916, in Trenton, N.J. to the late John and Gertrude Berger. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, Preston J. Truitt, who passed May 7, 1984; and more recently her son, John E. Truitt, who passed Oct. 19, 2012.


She retired from J. Conn Scott Furniture after working there for approximately 30 years. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Georgetown.


She is survived by her daughter-in-law, June Truitt with whom she lived; a sister, Rhoda Martin; grandson, Michael Truitt and his wife Dawn of Selbyville; granddaughter, Tracey Berry and her husband Chris of Bishopville, Md.; four great-grandchildren, Shane Truitt and wife Michelle, Jennah Truitt, Rachel Berry and Cole Berry; along with three great-great-grandchildren, Kyle, Logan and Makenzie Truitt.


Services will be private.


In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Delaware Hospice, 100 Patriots Way, Milford, DE 19963.