Millard M. Trivett
Mr. Millard M. Trivett, 80, of 110
Anderson Avenue, Vilas, died Sunday morning, February 20, 2011, at
Watauga Medical Center.
Mr. Trivett was born August 22, 1930, in Johnson County, Tenn., a son of the late George Calvin Trivett and June Harmon Trivett. He served in the United States Army during the Korean and Vietnam Wars, and retired after 21 years of service. After returning from the military, he was an employee for Yates Electric Company for 5 years, then joining Hodges (Klink) Moving and Storage for 21 years. Mr. Trivett was a member and former treasurer of Mount Lebanon Baptist Church for 27 years.
Mr. Trivett is survived by his wife, Ella Mae Anderson Trivett, of the home; two sons, Robert "Bob" Trivett and wife, Janet, of Zionville, and James Trivett and wife, Libby, of Vilas; three granddaughters, Nancy Isaacs and husband, Travis, of Vilas, Bobbie Sue Hood, of Zionville, and Emily Trivett, of Zionville; two grandsons, Kevin Trivett and wife, Jennifer, of Vilas, and Robert Dale Trivett and wife, Amy, of Boone; two sisters, Geraldine Ward and husband, Bob, of Valle Crucis, and Ava Trivett, of Boone; and two brothers, Bill Trivett and wife, Peggy, of Boone, and G.C. Trivett and wife, Karen, of Lenoir. He is also survived by nine great-grandchildren, two aunts, and a number of nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Wilma Jean Greene Trivett.
Funeral services for Mr. Millard Trivett will be conducted Wednesday afternoon, February 23, 2011, at 2 p.m., at Mount Lebanon Baptist Church. The body will lie in state at the church from 1 until 2 p.m. Officiating will be the Reverend Wynn Greer and the Reverend Carl Wilson. Military graveside rites and burial will follow in the Anderson Family Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Tuesday evening, from 6 until 9 p.m., at Hampton Funeral Service.
Flowers are appreciated, or memorial contributions may be made to Mount Lebanon Baptist Church, 1128 Baird's Creek Road, Vilas, N.C. 28692.
Online condolences may be sent to the Trivett family at http://www.hamptonfuneralservice.com.
Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.