James Price Pitner

James Price Pitner

Ripley, Tippah County, Mississippi, USA
Death 23 Feb 2008 (aged 81)
Union County, Mississippi, USA
Burial New Albany, Union County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 58013371 · View Source
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James Pitner
MYRTLE ??? James Price Pitner, 81, died Saturday, Feb. 23, 2008, at his home. He was born Jan. 15, 1927, in Ripley to Jim Price Pitner and Mary Lee Spencer Pitner. He was a retired mail clerk for the United States Postal Service and a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Macedonia Baptist Church with Bro. Jason Howell and Bro. Grady Davis officiating. Burial will be in Macedonia Cemetery. United Funeral Service of New Albany is in charge of the arrangements.

Survivors include his wife, Mildred Faye Garrison Pitner; one daughter, Sharon Bell of Myrtle; two sons, Steven Pitner (Donna) of Booneville and David Michael Pitner (Bettye) of Siloam Springs, Ark.; one brother, William Curtis Pitner of Holly Springs; his grandchildren, Matthew Pitner (Heather), Corey Howell (Priscilla), Nathan Pitner (Lindsey), Jason Howell (Jessie), Lindy Weeden (Justin), Courtney Pitner, Justin Pitner and Daniel Pitner; great-grandchildren, Megan Pitner, Hayes Howell and Ella Weeden.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Jo Ann Holloway; and two brothers, Michael Spencer Pitner and Edwin Airs Pitner.

Pallbearers will be Matthew Pitner, Nathan Pitner, Daniel Pitner, Justin Pitner, Corey Howell and Jason Howell.

Honorary pallbearers will be Jim Richard, Burt Crauss, Jim Hollwoay, Bobby Howard, Jimmy Baker and Justin Weeden.

Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. The body will lie in state from 1 p.m. to service time Wednesday at the church.

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  • Created by: Patricia Adams Guillory
  • Added: 1 Sep 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 58013371
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Price Pitner (15 Jan 1927–23 Feb 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 58013371, citing Macedonia Cemetery, New Albany, Union County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Patricia Adams Guillory (contributor 46795149) .