Mary Elizabeth (Weems) Kittler, 94, of Carlisle passed away on Saturday, April 16, 2022 under the care of Arkansas Hospice at CHI St. Vincent’s.
Mary was born December 23, 1927, in Hazen, Arkansas to Merlin and Jessie Weems. She was a Christian and a longtime member of Carlisle First United Methodist Church.
She was a charter member of the Carlisle Altruistic Club, which she remained an active member for many years.
She married the love of her life, Chester Kittler, in 1947. She was a housewife and a loving mother of two children, Chuck & Shon. Her biggest joy was becoming “Nona” to her two grandsons, Burton & Clark, and later to 6 great-grandchildren. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Chester Kittler; son, Charles “Chuck” Kittler, and brother, Charles Weems.
Survivors are her daughter, Shon (Jack) Evans of Carlisle; grandson, Burton Evans of Lonoke and Clark (Sunny) Evans of Carlisle; 6 great grandchildren, Kerigan, Jana, Jaxson, Westen, Jake and Wyatt; a sister-in-law, Chris Weems of Hazen, and a host of nieces and nephews and friends.
Funeral services will be1:30 P.M., Wednesday, April 20, 2022 at the Family Life Center in Carlisle, Arkansas. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 P.M., Tuesday evening at the Westbrook Funeral Home in Hazen. Interment will be in the Carlisle Cemetery.
The family requests memorials be made to Shelby’s Pantry at Carlisle First United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 417, Carlisle, Arkansas 72024.
The family would like to thank the staff at Chamber’s Nursing Home and Dr. Chris Morgan for their care while she was there, the doctors and nurses that took care of her at ICU, North at Baptist Springhill, as well as the ones that cared for her while at Arkansas Hospice, CHI St. Vincent’s, and Renee Ferguson for the help and care she provided.