Raymond E. Hittson, 55, of Manchester, died Tuesday, Sept. 8, at Unity Medical Center in Manchester.
Mr. Hittson will be cremated and laid to rest at Estill Springs Cemetery next to his father as he had requested. No services are scheduled, but a private graveside service for family and friends will be held with Father Jean Baptiste Kyabuta of Good Shepard Catholic Church officiating.
Mr. Hittson, a native of Fairfield, Calif., was the son of the late Charles Edward Hittson and Gina Scapin Hittson of Estill Springs. He worked as a carpenter and enjoyed being outdoors watching the birds and fishing. He enjoyed watching Western TV shows and movies.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Linda Scapin and paternal grandparents, Hershel and Ollie Hittson.
In addition to his mother, Gina C. Hittson of Estill Springs, he is survived by daughter Raylynne Hittson of Manchester; brother Tyron Hittson of Estill Springs; sisters Linda Hittson Sorrell and her husband, Orville B. III of Sparta, Shirley Hittson Edde and her husband, Keith of Manchester and Catherine Hittson Gates and her husband, Kris of Odessa, Fla.; nephews Travis Sorrell and his wife, Stephanie of Cortland, N.Y., Matthew Sorrell of Murfreesboro, Billy Earls and his wife, Deborah of Manchester, Marco Earls and his wife, April of McMinnville and Wesley K. Gates of Odessa, Fla.; nieces, Keila and Jessica Edde, both of Manchester; great nephews, Keyson Edde and Ryder Earls; great niece, Sophia Sorrell; estranged wife, Rebecca Hittson of Manchester; stepchildren, Christy, Mikah and Dustin; step-grandchildren; aunt, Benita Depenhart and her husband, Richard of Winchester; uncle, Walter Scapin of Venice, Italy; cousins, Keith Depenhart of Virginia, Cindy Depenhart of Manchester, Kenny Depenhart of Murfreesboro, Linda Depenhart Knoss of Indiana and many cousins in Italy.
Online condolences may be made at www.davesculbertsonfuneralhome.com
Daves-Culberston Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) Sept. 11, 2015