Tifton Gazette

Obituaries

February 11, 2012

Joyce Pitts

ENIGMA — Marilyn “Joyce” Henderson Pitts, 63, of Enigma died Friday, Feb. 10, 2012 at Tift Regional Medical Center. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the chapel of Bowen-Donaldson Home for Funerals. The Rev. Mark Stone will officiate with a private burial to be held at a later date.

Mrs. Pitts was born on Jan. 6, 1949 in Warren, Mich., and was the daughter of Doy T. Henderson of Tucson, Ariz., and Nona Goodman Henderson Dove of Lakeland, Fla. She was a seamstress with Regency Cap & Gown and of the Baptist faith. She was preceded in death by one sister.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Pitts is survived by her husband, Barry Pitts of Enigma; a son, Michael Pitts of Jacksonville, Fla.; a daughter, Connie Isaac of Jacksonville, Fla.; three brothers, Gary Henderson, Don Dove of Brookfield and Preston Dove of Albany; a sister, Jean Pitts of Lakeland, Fla.; and two grandchildren, Samantha Pitts and Anthony Pitts, both of Woodbine.

You may express condolences to the family at the online guest registry at www.bowen-donaldson.com.

Arrangements for the Pitts family are being provided by Bowen-Donaldson Home for Funerals.

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