Harold "Skully" Mitts, 59, of Athens, died at 11:30 p.m. Monday at Veteran's Administration Hospital in Danville.
He was born in Sangamon County, the son of Jacob and Anna Ford Mitts. Mr.
Mitts was a veteran of World War II.
Surviving are his wife, Marguerite; one son, Patrick of Oak Harbor, Wash.;
two daughters, Miss Linda Mitts of Athens, and Miss Brenda Mitts of Middletown; one brother, Dean of R.R. 5, Springfield; and one aunt.
Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Mott and Henning Funeral Home,
Athens, with Rev. William Pullin officiating. Burial will be in Camp Butler National Cemetery.
Source: State Journal-Register, Springfield, Illinois, 18 February 1976