In Memory of

Samuel

Reed

Kitching

Obituary for Samuel Reed Kitching

Samuel Reed Kitching 58 of Smith Island died May 19,2022 at his home in St Stephens Va .Born In Crisfield Md. on February 4 ,1964, He was the son of Harry & Doris Lee Kitching. He was a graduate of class 1982 of Crisfield High School.

He was a waterman on Smith Island where he lived for 30 + years and he was also a Fire Fighter at Ewell Fire Department . Later on he moved to Virginia when he began working as a custodian at Waynesboro High School then later on he started working as a Correctional Officer at Virginia Dept of Corrections.

Sam was quite the Carpenter ,Jack of all Trades, Mr. Fix It! He was very quiet and always smiling. He always would lend a hand to anyone that needed it.

He loved his family and shared a special bond with his brother Tracy. He is survived by his wife Patsy Kitching; father Harry Kitching; brother Tracy Kitching ; sister- in- law Beth Kitching; niece & nephew Brandon& Taylor Kitching ;great niece & nephew Hayden & Peyton Kitching ;aunts &uncles Cecil Laird ,Pam Tyler , Billy Reed Evans; cousins Mark Kitching, Joanne Johnson ,Gary Kitching, Billy John Evans, Betty Smith, Willie Parks. He was preceded in death by his mother, Doris Lee Kitching; sister Ginger Lee Kitching; grandparents Ernest & Frances Kitching, Harry Reed &Flossie Evans; uncles Joe Kitching, Watt Kitching and Aunt Linda Parks.
A memorial Service will be held 2:00 p. m. June 11 , 2022 at Currie Funeral Home, Kilmarnock.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to King & Queen Rescue Squad, P. O Box 154, Newtown, VA 23126.