Tifton Gazette

Obituaries

December 24, 2012

Myrtis Pitts Little

TIFTON — Myrtis Pitts Little, 88, of Tifton died Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012 at Doctor’s Hospital in Augusta. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Perry Funeral Chapel with burial to follow at Rose Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Perry Funeral Chapel.

Mrs. Little was born in Crisp County and was the daughter of the late Richard and Mary Rainey Pitts. She was a longtime resident of Ashburn before moving to Tifton in 1999. She was a retired seamstress and had worked at Manhattan Shirt Company for many years. She was a member of Morningside Baptist Church in Ashburn. Mrs. Little enjoyed sewing, cooking and working in her flowers. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Ralph Little; six brothers; and two sisters.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Peggy and Bobby Goodman of Tifton; her two grandchildren, Becky Goodman Sumner and Matt (Loan) Goodman, both of Tifton; her two great-grandchildren, Levi Sumner and Tai Goodman, both of Tifton; her brother and sister-in-law, James and Adele Pitts of Chattahoochee, Fla.; and her sister, Pauline Stowers of Jacksonville, Fla.

You may sign the online guest book and share your special condolences and memories with the family by visiting Perry Funeral Chapel’s website at www.perryfuneralchapel.com.

Perry Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

 

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