Glavis Eugene “Gene” Hitt, 85, passed away on June 16, 2020 at a local hospital in Fort Worth. Gene was born on August 25, 1934 in Johnson County, Texas to Glavis Enloe Hitt and Eunis Lynn Hitt.
Gene lived in the hill county till 1952 where he met the love of his life Betty Jo Peacock who Preceded him in Death April 1, 2017.
Eugene worked for Paxton Wood as a knife maker for wood moulding where he retired after many years.
Eugene married Betty on November 27, 1952 in Everman Texas. She was 14 and he was 17. They were happily married for 64 years. Eugene's passions were his Truck, grandkids and his pets.
Eugene was preceded in death by his Wife Betty and his first born Child Mike and his Great Granddaughter Arianna.
Eugene is survived by his Daughter Brenda Hitt and her partner Jack Hasely of Arlington, TX, and His Daughter in law Rhonda Hitt of Palestine, TX. Sister Virgene Franklin of Whitney, TX. Eugene is also survived by his five grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and 3 great-great grandchildren.