Floyd R. Hitt Sr., 61, of Midland, died November 29, 2017, at Prince William Hospital in Manassas.
He was born August 19, 1956, in Fauquier County to the late Thomas and Lottie Ann Hitt.
Mr. Hitt enjoyed being surrounded by family and friends. He began an apprenticeship as a teenager to Lee Edwards in his garage. Later, he began an 18-year career at the Virginia Department of Transportation, after which he retired and began contracting for VDOT.
Survivors include his son Floyd R. “Bo” Hitt Jr. and wife Melissa, two grandsons, Cameron and Brandon, and a great grandson, Colton Lee Hitt (born to Cameron and Cassandra) all of Jeffersonton; his brothers, Philip Hitt of Vestal, N.Y., John Hitt and Michael Hitt of Midland and Roy Hitt of Morrisville, and a sister, Loretta Hitt of Rocky Mountain.
A brother, Alfred Hitt and a sister, Roberta Butler, preceded him in death.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, December 1, at Moser Funeral Home in Warrenton. The service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, December 2, at the funeral home. Interment will be in Orlean Cemetery.
Because Mr. Hitt loved animals, especially dogs, please memorial contributions may be made to the Fauquier SPCA
, P.O. Box 733, Warrenton, Va. 20188-0733.