Richard Hitt Home Going

Richard Hitt, our dear friend and  long-time member, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, September 19th. Brother Hitt was a devoted husband, father and grandfather with a heart for missions and evangelism.  


A Life Celebration® funeral service for Richard Lee Hitt, will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, September 26th, 2020 in the auditorium of Emmanuel Baptist Church of Longview. The family will receive friends for a time of visitation from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Friday, September 25th, 2020 in the Chapel of Welch Funeral Home. Richard was born on July 2, 1953 in Greenville, Texas and passed away on September 19, 2020 in Longview, Texas. A full obituary will be available online at upon receipt from the family. 

The service will be streamed live HERE at 11AM CST Saturday, September 19th. 


To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Richard Lee Hitt, please visit the online floral store.

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