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Sally Pitts, a residence of Brunswick passed away Monday, the 25th of September 2017, under the care of the Hospice of the Golden Isles, at the age 82. She was born the 12th of April 1935 in Hancock County, daughter of the late Eddie Preston Simpson and the late Mary Arlene Simpson of Milledgeville. Mrs. Pitts was a homemaker and a member of Calvary Baptist Church. She enjoyed family functions and preparing dinners for her family. She especially loved travelling and camping with her husband. She leaves many fond memories that will be cherished by all.
In addition to Sally's parents she is preceded in death by her daughter, Sandra Marie Pitts; her brothers, Buddy and Albert (Gearlene) Simpson; sisters, Lilly Mercer, Carrie Wilcher and Amelia Reyes.
Survivors include her loving husband of 64 years, Lorenzia Pitts of Brunswick; her children, Wanda Pitts Rowell (Steve) of Trudie and Franklin Pitts (Shellie) of Fountain, Colo.; sisters, Emma Eady of Milledgeville and Evelyn Quinn of South Carolina; brothers, Preston (Sandra) of Gum Branch and William Simpson of Milledgeville; sister-in-law, Ellene Simpson of South Carolina; daughter-in-law, Sonya Sangster Pitts of Boerne, Texas; grandchildren, Amber Pitts Bayne (Jason) of Boerne, Texas, Matthew Rowell of Charlotte, N.C., Douglas Pitts of Fountain, Colo., Patrick (Aislinn) Rowell of Trudie, Christopher Rowell of Westminster, Md., and Tyler Rowell of Statesboro; great-grandchildren, Waverly, Wymberly and Wyndal Rowell of Trudie, and Cora and Colin Bayne of Boerne, Texas.
Friends are cordially invited to a visitation with the family from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m., Friday the 29th of September 2017, at Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home, 3321 Glynn Ave. in Brunswick.
A funeral service is to be conducted at 10 a.m., Saturday, the 30th of September 2017, in the chapel of Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home, where the Rev. Don Spires is to officiate. Interment will follow with a funeral cortege to Chapel Cemetery in Brunswick. Serving pallbearers are Steve, Matthew, Patrick, Christopher, Tyler Rowell and Douglas Pitts.
The family requests those desiring to make memorial contributions in Mrs. Sally Pitts' honor to Calvary Baptist Church, 3105 Wildwood Dr. Brunswick, Ga. 31520.
Arrangements are under the direction of Edo Miller and Sons in Brunswick. www.edomillerandsons.com
Published on September 27, 2017
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