James Earl Hitt, 93, of Garland, was born June 12, 1920 in Mexia, Texas to Earl and Hattie (Armstead) Hitt and passed away June 8, 2014 in Dallas.
He was preceded in death by his parents and loving wife, Ruby Nell Hitt.
James is survived by children, James Edwin Hitt and Sandra Marie Watts; grandchildren, Darla Herman and husband, Mark, Jane Shaw and husband, Barron, Shelley McConnico and husband, David, Michael Watts and wife, Stacy, and Jessica Mather and husband, Jaime; great-grandchildren, Jacob Herman, Hazel Herman, Grace Ann Shaw, Abigail Shaw, Isabella Mather, Lennon Mather, Austin McConnico, Ashley McConnico, Parker Watts, Gavin Watts, Gracy Watts and Ruby Watts.
Visitation will be 5 to 8 p.m., Thursday, June 12, at Williams Funeral Directors in Garland.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m., Saturday, June 14, at Blair-Stubbs Funeral Home in Mexia with Rev. Danny Niedecken officiating. A Masonic graveside service will follow in the Mexia Cemetery.