The Hitts of Mississippi and related families

Hitt brothers in football uniforms

Bruce Owen HittAge: 8819101998

Name
Bruce Owen Hitt
Birth September 8, 1910 35 25
Birth of a sisterFlora May Hitt
November 5, 1912 (Age 2)
Death of a maternal grandmotherSarah Wilmoth Bourn
March 24, 1914 (Age 3)

Birth of a brotherJames Hughes Hitt
December 30, 1914 (Age 4)
Birth of a brotherJoel Reuben Hitt Jr
December 30, 1916 (Age 6)
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Carolyne Hitt
April 12, 1919 (Age 8)
Death of a paternal grandfatherReuben Martin Hitt
September 13, 1932 (Age 22)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Sandra Floy Hitt
July 3, 1940 (Age 29)
Death of a brotherJames Hughes Hitt
November 30, 1944 (Age 34)
Cause: from wounds suffered during the Battle of the Roer
Burial of a brotherJames Hughes Hitt
1944 (Age 33)
Burial of a brotherJames Hughes Hitt
1945 (Age 34)
Cemetery: Clinton Cemetery
Birth of a son
#2
William Bruce Hitt
September 21, 1950 (Age 40)
Death of a fatherJoel Reuben Hitt
July 22, 1967 (Age 56)
Death of a sonWilliam Bruce Hitt
June 22, 1968 (Age 57)

Death of a motherElizabeth Margania Robertson
April 1, 1983 (Age 72)
Death of a brotherThomas Stanfield “Dick” Hitt
September 16, 1986 (Age 76)

Death of a wifeDorothy Maxwell
March 22, 1991 (Age 80)
Death September 12, 1998 (Age 88)

Burial
Cemetery: Lena Cemetery
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father
mother
Marriage: December 25, 1904Columbia, Marion County, MS, USA
11 months
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
2 years
himself
2 years
younger sister
J.R. Hitt FamilyFlora May Hitt
Birth: November 5, 1912 38 27Buford, Marion County, MS, USA
Death: January 11, 2006Pensacola, Escambia County, FL, USA
2 years
younger brother
Hitt brothers in football uniformsJames Hughes Hitt
Birth: December 30, 1914 40 29Goss, Marion County, MS, USA
Death: November 30, 1944The Netherlands
2 years
younger brother
Joel Reuben Hitt, Jr.Joel Reuben Hitt Jr
Birth: December 30, 1916 42 31Clinton, Hinds County, MS, USA
Death: June 2, 2003Mobile, Mobile County, AL, USA
2 years
younger sister
Family with Dorothy Maxwell - View this family
himself
wife
daughter
Sandra Floy Hitt
Birth: July 3, 1940 29 29Monroe, Ouachita Parish, LA, USA
Death: May 7, 2008Lake Village, Chicot County, AR, USA
daughter
Private
son
William Bruce Hitt
Birth: September 21, 1950 40 39Greenville, Washington County, MS, USA
Death: June 22, 1968

Note

Inducted into the Mississippi College Sports Hall of Fame in 1979 (see http://www.gochoctaws.com/Sports/admin/2006/mchalloffame.asp).

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