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Rexford Hugh Pittman

Published 12:29am Saturday, March 2, 2013

Feb. 28, 2013

Rexford Hugh Pittman, age 85, of Pinetown, passed away Thursday, February 28, 2013. He was preceded in death by his wife, Alease Moore Pittman; parents, Hardy and Margaret Pittman; son, Dennis Hugh Pittman; brother, William Hardy Pittman.
He is survived by his wife Evelyn Webster Pittman of Pinetown; daughter, Kathy L. Pittman of Rocky Mount; daughter-in-law, Vicky Pittman, grandson, Jason Pittman and great-granddaughter, Aubrey Pittman all of Nashville; grandson, Kevin Pittman and wife Erica of Raleigh; brother, Royce Johnson “Pete” Pittman and wife Janet of Wilson; sister, Margaret Taylor and husband Billy of Jacksonville, NC; sister-in-law, Berry Pittman of Kinston; three stepchildren, nine stepgrandchildren; several stepgreat-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 2:00 PM Sunday, March 3, 2013 at Thomas-Yelverton Funeral Home, funeral service will be 3:00 PM Sunday, March 3, 2013 at Thomas-Yelverton Funeral Home; burial to follow in Evergreen Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Bethlehem Presbyterian Church, 1460 Bethlehem Rd., Rocky Mount, NC 27803. Online condolences can be made at
Arrangements entrusted to Thomas-Yelverton at Evergreen Memorial Park, 2704 Nash Street N., Wilson, NC 27896.

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