Faye Ritter Callicutt, 88, passed away Wednesday, June 22, 2016,  surrounded by her family.

Graveside services will be held Tuesday, June 28, 2016 11 AM  at Pine Rest Cemetery, with the Reverend Mamie Alley officiating. Following the service the family will receive friends in the Tabernacle United Methodist Church fellowship hall.

Faye was born in Guilford County, graduated from Elise High School and Business College in High Point.  She loved the Lord and served her church as a Sunday School Teacher for over 20 years.  Faye was a Teacher's Assistant for the Moore County Schools serving children in the Special Learning Classes.  She enjoyed reading, gardening and her cats. Faye loved her family and enjoyed time spent with grandchildren best of all. Faye is a daughter of the late Wiley Fletcher and Viola Hussey Ritter and was preceded in death by her husband James R. Callicutt, Sr.

Faye is survived by daughters: Tempe C. Arnold, Susan C Lewis, Joanna C. Monroe and husband Leon; sons: James R. Callicutt, Jr. and wife Debbie, Ransom A. Callicutt and wife Michelle; grandchildren: Michael Lewis and wife Bobbi, Tiffany Esposito and husband Carl, Jessica Callicutt, Morgan Perry  and husband Clay, Kyle Callicutt and wife Molly, Catherine Collins and husband Todd, Taylor Callicutt, Matthew Monroe, Currie Callicutt and great grandchildren: Remington Wall, Hayden Wall, Ryland Callicutt, Nicolette Caroline Esposito; brothers: W. F. Ritter, Jr., Walter Ritter, Marshall Ritter; sisters: Carole Lambert, Lula Marley, Dorothy Yates.

The family would like to express their thanks for the loving care that was given to their mother by FirstHealth Hospice.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 PM, Monday, June 27, 2016 at Kennedy Funeral Home and at other time at the home of her daughter Susan Lewis.

Memorial may be made to: Tabernacle United Methodist Church,  P O Box 395, Robbins, NC 27325.

Condolences may be made to www.pinesfunerals.com

Kennedy Funeral Home is serving the Callicutt family.


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  1. So sorry to hear of her death. We will be praying for the family. May God richly bless you all! Love, Rev. Dr. Ronald J. Freeman, D.D., PhD.

  2. Another great lady from that great generation is gone, but she leaves behind a great family to remember her and one that is carrying on the things she and James taught them.

  3. To the family: Sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

    Love & Prayers,

    Harold, Pat, & Misty Clark

    Psalms 116:15

  4. With Heart-Felt Sympathy and Prayers. ‘As long as we live and remember; our loved ones live within our hearts.’

  5. What a bkessing Ms Faye has been in my life. My time spent with her st Elise was precious. She was an advocate for the children she served. She was a caring and loving person. She will be missed i love you Ms Faye!

  6. Prayers for your family for comfort. I will remember Faye’s sweet smile. She always had time to stop and chat. Faye had a kind and caring heart and was an amazing lady. She is safe and happy in the arms of Our Lord. It was a honor to know her.

    God b

  7. Marshall and Family

    So sorry for the loss of your sister. May God Bless you all during this difficult time.

    Cecil Williams

  8. Tempe, and Susan, please accept our sincere condolences in the death of your mother. I remember her fondly from our childhood, and many days spent at Tabernacle Methodist Church. Our thoughts and prayers will be with you and your entire family now and in

  9. Joanna, so sorry to hear about your Mom. She was a very special lady. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

  10. We are so sorry for the loss of this sweet lady!!! Our community will miss her, but oh how blessed heaven is!!! We love you all and our prayers are with you!!!!

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