Mrs. Pittman dead at 90
GREENVIEW - Mrs. Stella Mae Pittman, aged 90 years, passed away at her
residence at 6:15 p.m. Thursday, April 20. Mrs. Pittman was born January 18, 1882, the daughter of Robert and Louisa Goff Cantrall, near Sweetwater.
She was married to Purin Pittman in 1905. Mr. Pittman preceded her in death on July 23, 1954.
They were the parents of three children, who survive: Hardy of Santa
Ana, California; Mrs. Cynthia Rodemer and Miss Gladys Pittman, both of
Greenview; one sister, Mrs. Minnie Cline of Athens; one brother, Luther Cantrall of Sunny Acres, Petersburg; four grandchildren; five great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by two sisters and three
Mrs. Pittman was a member of the Greenview United Church and the American
Funeral services were held Sunday, April 23 at 2:00 p.m. at the Ennis Funeral Home. Rev. R. E. Florence, Jr. officiated.
Burial was in Elmwood Cemetery.
Source: Petersburg Observer, 27 April 1972