Pastor Robert Gene Hutton Sr., 74 of Vienna passed away March 18, 2014, at his residence.
He was born Feb. 7, 1940, in Wood County, a son of the late Ernest E. and Beatrice M. Bayer Hutton.
Gene was a retired minister from the DuPont Road Baptist Church. He was a volunteer for the Vienna Fire Department (Honor Guard) and a member of the NWTF National Wildlife Turkey Foundation. He enjoyed his family and visiting with people.
Gene is survived by his wife of 56 years, Jeanie (Corbitt) Hutton; his children, Robert G. Hutton Jr. (Marilyn), missionaries in Ireland; Eric Hutton (Michelle) of Omaha, Neb.; Laurie Cox of Beallsville, Ohio; Jayna Davis (Don) of Rockledge, Fla.; and Kent Hutton of Vienna; his sister, Linda Archer (Mike) of Indianapolis, Ind.; his sister-in-law, Katie Hutton of Cincinnati; 13 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Kelley D. Brown; son-in-law, Jeff Cox; grandson, Trevor Hutton; one brother, Don Hutton; and two sisters, Betty Lyons and Phyllis Forren.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday at the Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home, Vienna, with Pastors Robert Barker, Robert May and William Payne officiating. Interment will follow at the Palestine Cemetery, Wirt County. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Condolences may be sent to the family at lamberttatman.com.