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Celebration of Life

R.W. Baker & Co. Funeral Home and Crematory- Downtown Suffolk
Friday February 4th, 2022
1:30pm - 2:30pm

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Friday February 4th, 2022
3:00pm - 4:00pm

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Robert J. Hitt Jr.

Robert J. Hitt, Jr., 61, of Gates, NC passed away on January 17, 2022. He was preceded in death by his mother, Regina Weatherly Hitt.

Bobby was an army veteran, a member of Suffolk #30 Masonic Lodge and a Shriner of the Khedive Temple and the Hillbilly Unit. He earned the rank of Eagle Scout with the Boy Scouts, Troop 1 of Suffolk, Va. He enjoyed fishing and was an avid Alabama football team.

He is survived by his father, Robert J. Hitt, Sr.; daughter, Melissa Kackley (Josh); sons, Sean Hitt (Ashley) and Scott Hitt; long term partner, Dawn Davis; sisters, Carrie Hoag (Rick) and Colleen Pearson (Richard); brothers, Mark Hitt and Chris Hitt (Mary) and his four legged companions, Gypsy and Opie.

A celebration of life with masonic rites will be held on Friday, February 4, 2022 at 1:30 p.m. at R.W. Baker & Co. Funeral Home and Crematory, Downtown Suffolk Chapel. Interment will follow at Albert G. Horton,, Jr. Memorial Veterans Cemetery at 3 p.m. with military honors.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Shriners Hospital for Children, Processing Center, PO Box 863765, Orlando, FL. 32886. Condolences may be registered online at RWBakerFH.com.

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A candle was lit in memory of Robert Hitt Jr.

Ashley Hitt Feb 1 2022 10:51 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Robert Hitt Jr.

Donna Yudman Jan 24 2022 5:16 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Robert Hitt Jr.

Brian Moody Jan 24 2022 2:35 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Robert Hitt Jr.

Michelle Fontaine Jan 21 2022 8:23 PM

Sean, Missy, Scott & family,
I am so sorry for your loss. Praying for peace & comfort during this difficult time.

With deepest sympathy,

Anna Danley Jan 21 2022 9:26 AM

I am so sorry for your loss. May God wrap his arms around you and give you comfort. I am.praying for all of you as you go through this process.

Edith Baird Jan 20 2022 6:21 PM