Gene Howard Hilton age 91 of Greeneville passed away Monday September 12, 2022 at the Johnson City Medical Center. He was the owner of Bypass Wrecker Service and Hilton Trucking. He is survived by his wife of 67yrs Loraine Hilton, son and daughter-in-law Bobby and Lisa Hilton, 2 daughters and son-in-law Phyllis and Charlie Hopson of Madison, AL, Miss Judy Hopson, granddaughter Chelcie and Daniel Moncier, special grandson Brian and Jenny Tweed of Asheville, NC, great granddaughter Elloree Moncier, special dog Baby "Peanut", 2 brothers and sister-in-law Donnie and Faye Hilton, Charles Hilton, very special friend Linda Hammonds, brother-in-law and sister-in-law Everette and Velma Phillips, several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents Velt and Edna Hilton, Brothers Stewart, Bruce, and Ronnie Hilton. The family will receive friends 4-7pm Wednesday at Jeffers Funeral and Cremation Service Downtown. The graveside service will be 12 noon Thursday at GreeneLawn Memory Gardens. Pastor Paul Ragon will officiate. Family and friends are ask to meet at the funeral home at 11:15am Thursday to go in procession to the cemetery. Pallbearers will be Jeff Hilton, Steve Hilton, CM Cobble, Jason Cobble, Jon Cobble, and Bobby Phillips.