Donald Earl Petitt, age 76 of Duluth, died February 28, 2013. A graveside service will be held at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date. Mr. Petitt was born in Olive Branch, IL and was a retired Federal Marshal. He also was retired from the Air Force after 25 years of service. He is survived by his wife Sharon Petitt, children Debra Jerred of Overland Park, KS, Kimberly Kunz of Lincoln, NE, Donn Michael Petitt of Lincoln, NE, Stephen Pettit of Phoenix, AZ, Jeanne Meyers of Cumming and Michele Petitt of Oslo, Norway, 21 grandchildren and four great grandchildren, sister Martha Enyart of Granite City, IL and brother Harold Petitt of Cape Girardeau, MO. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Peachtree Christian Hospice, 3430 Duluth Park Lane, Duluth, GA 30096 or The National Parkinsons Foundation, Gift Processing Center, P.O. Box 5018, Hagerstown, MD 21741. Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory Duluth Chapel 770-476-2535.