Born April 6, 1941, in Leander, Texas, Tommy Gene Whitt, a long time resident of Liberty Hill went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, April 29, 2012. Tommy was a Master Plumber by trade and retired from the Plumbers & Pipefitters Local Union #286.
Tommy was the fourth of eight children born to Alvin & Ira Whitt. He was preceded in death by his father Alvin E. Whitt, mother Ira Johns Whitt and brother Jackie Whitt.
Tommy is survived by daughter Sabrina Jordan and husband Rick, son Cliff Whitt and wife Kim and son Thomas Whitt. Six grandchildren-Shannon Ponton, Lance Jordan, Phillip Jordan, Brittney Ryder, Zach Whitt and Shaye Whitt and 6 great grandchildren. His surviving siblings are Harry “Bud” Whitt and wife Alice, Kenneth “Skeeter” Whitt and wife Rose, Joyce Anderson & husband Doyle, A.C. “Chigger” Whitt and wife Pam, David Whitt, and J.D. Whitt and wife Jeanette. Tommy is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
Tommy’s love was lending a helping hand to those in need and drinking coffee with his friends at the local coffee shops. He was a jack of all trades and his passion was building projects from the ground-up, hunting, and gardening. He will be greatly missed.
Graveside services were held at Liberty Hill Cemetery at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, May 2, 2012, with Pastor Howdy Byars officiating.
Condolences to the family may be made to www.clementswilcoxburnet.com.