Michael D. Schmitt, 58, of Kingsland passed away suddenly Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, at his residence.
Born March 26, 1957, in Oxburg, Germany, he was the son of the late Harry L. and Wanda Royster Schmitt. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Harry L. Schmitt Jr., and sister, Sandra Lee Cooper.
Michael had been a resident of Camden County since 1994 and was retired from the United States Navy with 20 years of service. He was an avid golfer and loved fishing. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Kingsland.
Graveside services will be held with full military honors at 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 5, at Lawnwood Cemetery in Kingsland. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 4, at Allison Memorial Chapel in St. Marys.
Survivors include his wife, Beckie Schmitt; son, Timmy Schmitt (Kim), and daughter, Jessica Schmitt all of Kingsland; brother, Christopher Schmitt (Janet) of Martinez; sister, Patricia Potter of Michigan; and several nieces and nephews.
Allison Memorial Chapel and Funeral Home of St. Marys is in charge of arrangements.