Mr. Floyd F. Schmitt, age 80, of Moravian Falls, died, Monday, February 10, 2014 at his home. He was born December 9, 1933 in Chamois, Missouri to Frank Christian and Wilma Baur Schmitt. Mr. Schmitt was a member and deacon at Moravian Falls Baptist Church. He was a retired US Navy Veteran serving in the Korean and Vietnam War as a chief ship service man.
Surviving are his wife, Ella Billings Schmitt of the home; two sons, John M. Schmitt and wife Frankie of Boomer, Karl Schmitt and wife Sabrena of Grover; daughter, Teresa A. Rhodes of Moravian Falls; four grandchildren; and four great grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held 2:00 o'clock Saturday, February 15, 2014 at Moravian Falls Baptist Church with Rev. Karl Schmitt and Pastor Joe Sturgill officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 1:30. Burial with full military rites will follow in Moravian Falls Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Miller Funeral Service from 6:00 until 8:00 o'clock Friday night. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Moravian Falls Baptist Church, PO Box 188, Moravian Falls, NC 28654. Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to www.millerfuneralservice.com