Beverly Ruth Hitt, age 76, died April 15, 2015 at Sumner Regional Medical Center in Wellington.
Beverly Ruth (Miller) Hitt was born on February 8, 1939 to Maurice Howard Miller and Emma (Laney) Miller in Wellington, KS. She was a graduate of Wellington High School with the Class of 1957, attended Wichita State University and Kansas State University, and obtained a Counseling Certificate/degree from Kansas State University in 1984.
She was employed as Executive Secretary with R.C.A. Corporation in Kansas City and Purex Corporation, Bellevue, WA until returning to Wellington in 1971. She was Executive Secretary with the First National Bank of Wellington until accepting employment in 1976 with the State of Kansas – Department of Human Resources – Job Service as Counselor/Office Manager for 22 years, taking early retirement in 1997; and USD 353 four years as Secretary to the Vice Principal, retiring in 2001.