Robert Benny Hitchcock
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Robert Benny Hitchcock, 64, was born April 4, 1948, to the late Dorothy Melton and Frank Hitchcock in Etowah. He departed this life Wednesday evening, Oct. 24, 2012, at his home in Etowah, surrounded by his family.

He is survived by his daughter, Zelda (Marquis III) Dotson of Cleveland; brothers, Harold (Leona) Hitchcock and Malcolm (Linda) Hitchcock, all of Grand Rapids, Mich., Johnie Hitchcock of Etowah and Paul Hitchcock of Athens; sisters: Alma (Robert) Davis of Rockford, Sue (Robert) Jobe of Grand Rapids and Ann (John) Boyd of Riceville; grandchildren: Asha J. Martin and Marquis Dotson IV of Cleveland and an adopted grandson, Tayjaune Hardy of Etowah; life partner Christine Lowary, of Etowah; and several nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends.

The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday Oct. 28, 2012, at Mount Olive A.M.E. Church in Etowah.

The family will receive friends one hour before the service beginning at 1 p.m. at the church.

Interment will conclude at Beth Salem Cemetery.

The family will also receive friends at M.D. Dotson & Sons Funeral Home in Athens, Saturday from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Foothills Funeral Home of Maryville in charge of arrangements.

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