Graveside services for Gordon J. Hitt will be 10 a.m. Monday, March 29, 2010, at Hillcrest Memorial Park with the Rev. Leonard Ezell officiating. Services are under the direction of Craddock Funeral Home.


Graveside services for Gordon J. Hitt will be 10 a.m. Monday, March 29, 2010, at Hillcrest Memorial Park with the Rev. Leonard Ezell officiating. Services are under the direction of Craddock Funeral Home.

Gordon was born February 12, 1922, in Milo, Okla., to Jesse and Cecil Dockrey Hitt. He passed from this life on March 24, 2010, at a local hospital at the age of 88. He was preceded in death by his parents; a son John Hitt; a brother Haskell Hitt; four sisters Eunice Greer, Willie Maddox, Iris Knight and Jewel Hitt.

Mr. Hitt married Dorothy Hawkins in Woodford, Okla., on February 22, 1941. He was a retired rural letter carrier, a U.S. Navy Veteran and of the Baptist faith.

Gordon is survived by his wife, Dorothy Hitt of the home; daughters, Barbara Sneed and husband, Bill of Ardmore and Beverly Doss and husband, Bob of Ringling; sister, Ruth Wallace of Ardmore; brother, Billy Ray Hitt and wife, Hazel of Ardmore; grandchildren Kelly Doss of Ardmore and Monica Bumgarner and husband, John of Duncan; great-grandchildren Josh Bumgarner and Marissa Bumgarner. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

Online condolences may be made to www.craddockfuneralhome.com.