Ethel Lucille Pitts, 101, of Gardendale, (formerly of Beavercreek, Ohio) went to her eternal home in heaven June 12, 2014. She was born August 27, 1912 to Virgil and Maggie Jane Hackett in Optima, Okla. She married Eli Nathaniel Pitts on September 17, 1932 at the First Church of the Nazarene, Guymon, Okla. After 56 years of marriage he preceded her in death on November 4, 1988, Dayton, Ohio. She is survived by children; Ernest (Trudy), David (Becky), Paul (Annette) and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great great grandchildren. A memorial service celebrating her life will be held at the church of the Nazarene, 1800 Decatur Highway, Gardendale, AL 35071 on Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 2 p.m.
Published on  June 12, 2014