Tennessee P. Pitts

Graveside service for Mrs. Pitts will be 10 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 10 at Jennings and Ayers with Nathan Hale officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery with friends and family serving as pallbearers. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 9 at Jennings and Ayers Funeral Home in Murfreesboro.

Mrs. Pitts, 95, passed away Aug. 6, 2013 in Tuscumbia, Ala. She was a Registered Nurse at the Alvin C. York Hospital for 27 years, a native of Lebanon and a member of Barton’s Creek Baptist Church in Lebanon.

She was preceded in death by her parents, William Howell and Nancy Tennessee Tribble; husband, Roscoe L. (R.L.) Pitts, Jr.; brothers, Lofton Tribble, Eldon Tribble, Rupert Tribble and Clifton Tribble; and sister, Mai Hastings.

She is survived by her son, John (Cathy Wood) Pitts from Corinth, Miss.; grandchildren, Liz Behel and Carolyn Myers; and great-grandchildren, Nolan Behel and Emmett Behel.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to a local library or St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital at www.stjude.org/donate

Please leave condolences at www.jenningsandayers.com.

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