Richard “Richie” Lee Kitts, age 48 of Knoxville, passed away on Thursday, June 15, 2023. Richie was born on July 2, 1974. He loved to fish, hunt, play guitar, and spending time with his friends and family.

Richie is preceded in death by his father Tim Kitts Sr.; and grandparents Richard and Maude Kitts and Gordon and Ella Pickel.

He is survived by his wife Charity Kitts; sons Rocco and Ki Kitts; Mother Janice Kitts; brother Tim Kitts Jr. and wife Ginger; niece Mary LeAnn Kitts; nephew Tim Kitts III “Trey”; several aunts and uncles; and a host of other family and friends.

The family will receive friends on Sunday July 2, 2023 from 4 PM to 6 PM with the funeral service to follow at 6 PM with Rev. Kenny Allen officiating.  Graveside service will be held on Monday July 3, 2023 at 11 AM at Woodlawn Cemetery.

The family has entrusted the care of Richard “Richie” Kitts to Martin Wilson Funeral Home “Where families matter most.”

Mr. Kitts guest book may be viewed at