Paul Edd Fitts
June 2, 1931 – January 18, 2015
BOWIE – Paul Edd Fitts, 83, passed away Jan. 18, 2015 in Decatur, TX.
The family received friends from 6-8 p.m. Jan. 20 at The White Family Funeral Home.
Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Jan. 21 at First Freewill Baptist Church in Bowie. Burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetery.
Paul was born June 2, 1931 in Decatur to Oscar and Paralee (Taylor) Fitts. He graduated from Bowie High School and joined the U.S. Army during the Korean War.
Paul married Treva Leek on April 4, 1958 in Decatur. He worked for Bell Helicopter for 15 years and went to work for the U.S. Postal Service in Bowie in 1972 until his retirement in April 1999. Paul enjoyed playing dominoes, ranching, traveling and spending time in his RV.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Oscar and Paralee Fitts; one brother and five sisters.
Paul is survived by his wife, Treva Fitts, Bowie; two daughters Debbie Denson and husband David, Vashti and Paula Rutherford, Decatur; son, Barry Fitts and wife Wendy, Bowie; six grandchildren, Kasey Denson and wife Shannon, Betsy McCandless and husband Shane both of Bowie, Kristan Fitts, Denton, Tyler Trantham, Denton, Kaleb Rutherford and wife Emily, Rhome, and Paula Beth Toller and husband Michael, Arlington;11 great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Arrangements have been entrusted to The White Family Funeral Home of Bowie.
Paul Edd Fitts