On January 6, 2013, Mr. Emmitt Colvin Pelt, born in Georgia, and of Bel Air passed away. He was 80. Beloved husband for 58 years of Mary (nee Livezey) Pelt; devoted father of Barbara Doak and husband Jeffrey, Linda Webb and husband Steve, William Pelt and wife Joy, and Brenda Jones and husband Steve; loving grandfather of, Tracy Brooks and husband Robert, Bryan Doak, Sara Webb, Meaghan Doak, Mackenzie Pelt, Will Pelt, and Natalie Gardini; great grandfather of Everett Brooks; dear brother of Lyda Mae Pelt Stephens, Margaret Alice Pelt Tomberlin, Samuel Lee Pelt and Leila Bell Pelt Smith; predeceased by his siblings, Alma Elizabeth Pelt McElheney, William Ernest Pelt, Nellie Agnes Pelt Kimbell, Benjamin Franklin Pelt, his twin Emma Cathryne Pelt,and Emily Troy Pelt Jones.
Family and friends will honor Emmitt’s life at the family owned Evans Funeral Chapel & Cremation Services – Bel Air, 3 Newport Dr. (Rts. 23 & 24 – Forest Hill) on Thursday, January 10, 2013 from 2-4 & 7-9 PM, where a service will be Friday, January 11, 2013 beginning at 10 AM. Interment Mt. Zion Cemetery.