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Leona Jones Pitts
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Birth: Feb. 2, 1911
Johnson County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Nov. 15, 2000
Arkansas, USA

Leona Pitts Obituary
Leona Pitts, 89, of Lamar died Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2000.
A daughter of the late Elihue and Bethanie McAlister Jones, she was the widow of Ollie W. Pitts, and a member of the Mt. Home Freewill Baptist Church where she was a member of the ladies auxiliary and the senior citizens.
She is survived by four daughters, Faye Woodard of Clarksville, Rennie Craig of Knoxville, Janiece Hallowell of Haughton, La., and Geraldine Parker of London; three sons, H. E. (Bud) Pitts of Little Rock, Clifton Pitts of Ozone, and Jerry Pitts of Lamar; five sisters, Beulah Tumbleson and Nanie Lou Hodges, both of MO, Iva Rushing of Clarksville, Earlene Davis of Russellville, and Eula Owen of Lamar; three brothers, Columbus Jones of Lamar and Ira Jones and Junior Jones, both of Clarksville; 37 grandchildren; 70 great-grandchildren; and 23 great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral was at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, at Roller-Cox Chapel with Rev. Chester Higgs and Rev. Claude Froggatt officiating. Burial was in Minnow Creek Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were Harold Monroe, Kelly Collier, Ron Dail Jr., Irvin Collier, David Perren, and Don Bowles.
Honorary pallbearers were E. O. (Buck) Chronister and Ronnie Dail Sr.
Family links: 
  Elihu L Jones (1878 - 1934)
  Bethany Francis McCalister Jones (1887 - 1983)
  Ollie W Pitts (1907 - 1986)*
  Shirley Lee Pitts Metzger (1935 - 1996)*
  Faye Pitts Woodard (1937 - 2010)*
  Herbert Earl Pitts (1938 - 2014)*
  Deloris Jean Pitts Sbabo (1941 - 1994)*
  Freddie Carl Pitts (1942 - 1955)*
  Granville E. Jones (1905 - 1977)*
  Sarah Jane Jones Townsend (1907 - 1977)*
  Elmer Jones (1909 - 1970)*
  Leona Jones Pitts (1911 - 2000)
  Beulah Jones Tumbleson (1913 - 2004)*
  Columbus Jones (1914 - 2001)*
  Leonard Jones (1916 - 1959)*
  Eula Jones Owen (1919 - 2012)*
  Ira Jones (1923 - 2004)*
  Elihu Jones (1926 - 2008)*
  Nana Lou Jones Hodges (1928 - 2004)*
  Infant Jones (1929 - 1929)*
*Calculated relationship
Minnow Creek Cemetery
Johnson County
Arkansas, USA
Created by: Jason Townsend
Record added: Mar 11, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34690688
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