LILLIE OLENE KING HITTSON was born May 18,
1908, and was the daughter of R.O. & Lillie King,
pioneers in Ranger, TX. She died at her home in
1989 in Breckenridge, TX; she was 81 years old.
Mrs. Hittson was born in Santa Anna, TX and grew
up in Ranger. She attended Ranger High School in
the Class of 1925. She moved to Breckenridge in
1934 after marrying Byrel Hittson who participated
in rodeos & was a rancher.
She worked as a clerk in grocery stores and jewelry
stores and later was a homemaker. She was a member
of Breckenridge First Baptist Church.
At the time of her death Olene was survived by her
husband, Byrel Hittson of Breckenridge; a son, Bill
King of San Antonio, who died in 2001); a daughter-
in-law, Geneva King of San Antonio; a step-daughter,
Jacque Byrel Chavez of Oklahoma; five brothers,
F.R. "Johny" King and Brownie King (RHS-1922) of
Ranger, R.O. King of Houston, Robert "Bob" King of
Greenville, SC, and Herbert King of Dallas; two
grandsons, three step-grandchildren; and three