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Elvira Christine Pittman Bain
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Birth: Dec. 25, 1921
Death: Jun. 14, 2008

Elvira Christine Pittman Bain, 86, of Amarillo died Saturday, June 14, 2008.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Robertson Funeral Directors Chapel of Memories in Clarendon with the Rev. Nancy Moore, pastor of Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church of Amarillo, officiating. Burial will be in Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon.

Christine was born Dec. 25, 1921, in Chicota, to Alvin and Alice McEwin Pittman. In 1925, she moved with her family to Donley County.

She graduated from Clarendon High School with the class of 1940 and attended Clarendon College. On Dec. 7, 1944, she married Calvin Llewellyn Bain in Amarillo.

She was employed by White and Kirk-Sakowitz-Dunlaps, and retired after many years. She was a member of the Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; two brothers, Allen Pittman and Ray Pittman; two sisters, Jewell Wood and Ina Fay Phillips; and her grandson, Kevin Keesee.

Survivors include her daughter, Sue Eleyn Keesee of Barstow, Calif.; a special niece and caretaker, Alice Harrison and husband Edward of Amarillo; a brother, Billy Mac Pittman and wife Ruth of Amarillo; a sister-in-law, LaRue Pittman of Amarillo; five nieces; and two nephews.

The family suggests memorials be to Citizens Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 983, Clarendon, TX 79226; or Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church, 316 Valley Ave., Amarillo, TX 79108.

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Amarillo Globe-News, June 17, 2008

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Citizens Cemetery
Donley County
Texas, USA
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Jun 17, 2008
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