Joyce H. Pitts PDF Print E-mail

Joyce Hazel Pitts, 78, of Newberry, widow of Vernon Forrest Pitts, died Friday, December 28, 2012, at Palmetto Health Richland.

Born on October 18, 1934, in Joanna, she was a daughter of the late Paul and Genelle Bridges Hazel. She worked for Joanna Textile Mill and Damon International and attended Freedom Baptist Church.

Mrs. Pitts is survived by daughters, Carol (Sandy) Templeton of Gray Court, Ann Bundrick and Nell (Sammy) Martin both of Newberry; a sister, Jolene (Lavon) Mason of Joanna; five grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren, Mrs. Pitts was predeceased by a grandson and three brothers.

A private family service will be held. Memorials may be made to Freedom Baptist Church, PO Box 1106, Newberry, SC 29108.

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#11 Pam Arrington 2013-01-03 12:44
Carol, Ann, and Nell:

So sorry to hear of the loss of your Mother. Miss seeing all of you. We will remember you in our thougts and prayes. Pam and Tommy Arrington
#10 Cindy Pitts 2012-12-31 12:00
So sorry for your loss. All of you are in my thoughts and prayers.
God speed,
Cindy Pitts
#9 Sebrena Matthews 2012-12-31 11:25
Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time.
#8 Cathy Bagwell 2012-12-30 21:50

I was so sorry to hear about the loss of your Mom. I just found out. I miss seeing you and would like to hear from you when you have time. I have you and your family in my thoughts and prayers. If you need anything at all that I can help with, don't hesitate to ask. God be with you.

#7 Phyllis Alexander 2012-12-30 19:04
I am so aorry to read of Mrs. Pitts passing. She was such a sweet lady and was so kind to Mother when they were in the same room at Hawkins last year. I think of her quietly praying that Mother would eat as we tried to get Mother to eat something. May God be with you and your families.
#6 Kristal Long 2012-12-30 14:14
Mrs. Sherry, Renee & family,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all now in the days ahead. May God wrap his arms around each of you for comfort.
#5 Rosetta Johnson 2012-12-30 13:01
Hello Carol,

There is little I can say that will comfort you in this hour of your bereavement. Please accept the assurance of my heartfelt sympathy. May God bless you and keep you in your hour of sorrow.
#4 Frances Summers Trav 2012-12-29 14:51
Dear Jolene, was srry to read of Joyces' passing. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Love You,
Frances Summers Traver
#3 Frances Summers Traver 2012-12-29 14:49
Dear Jolene, was sorry to read of Joyce's Passing. You and her family are in my thoughts and prayers. Love You,
Frances Summers Traver
#2 Debra S. Taylor 2012-12-28 22:02
Carol Ann,
I was sorry to hear about the death of your grandmother.
My thoughts & prayers are with you and your family.
Love you, Debra Taylor
#1 Lori Alonso 2012-12-28 13:47
Renee and Miss Sherry,
We are so sorry for your loss. You and the family are in our thoughts and prayers during this time.
Eric, Lori and Amelia Alonso
Austin Stafford