Born May 22, 1952 in Poplar Bluff, he was the son of Mildred Hewitt and the late Gerald Lester "Jack" Hewitt. On Aug. 8, 1977, in Malden, he was united in marriage to Pamela Renee Webster.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by one brother, Skip Hewitt.
Surviving are his mother, Mildred Hewitt of Malden; one daughter and son-in-law, Robin and Johnny Rose of Dexter; three nephews, Chris Hewitt of Charles City, Iowa, Paul Hewitt of Gideon and Jeremy Hewitt of Malden; and one niece, Heather Hewitt of Malden.
Memorial services will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 15, 2011, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery at Malden. Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden is in charge of arrangements.