Viola Rose Belote, age 66 of Hitchcock, Texas and formerly of Gallatin passed away August 18, 2018 at her sister’s home. Viola was born on February 21, 1952 in Galveston, Texas to Arnold and Idell O’Connor. Viola was a loving and devoted wife to Casmir; she was a Christian lady who loved the Lord; she was very compassionate, and loved to help others. She was preceded in death by her father, Arnold O’Connor and nephew, Jason Woodroof. She is survived by her husband of 43 years, Casmir Belote; mother, Idell O’Connor; sister, Darlene Woodroof; brother, Ricky O’Connor (Tabitha); and several nieces and nephews.