CARNESVILLE - Walter Lemuel Pittman, 67, died Friday, December 14, 2012 at Northridge Medical Center.
He was born in Princeton, N.C., the son of the late George Rexford and Mildred Elizabeth Best Pittman. He was a member of the Hopewell United Methodist Church and was retired from Southeastern Excavator. Mr. Pittman was preceded in death by a brother, Phil Pittman.
Survivors include his wife, Beckie Osborne Pittman, Carnesville; daughters, Gwen King (Shane), Nahunta, Patricia Peebles (Jerry), Jesup, Misty Sightler (Lee), Jacksonville, Fla., Tiffany and Rodney Mathis, Commerce, and Katie Pittman, Carnesville; sons and daughters-in-law, Andy and Barb Hill, Carnesville, and Harvey and Sarah Hill, Maysville; brothers, Roy Pittman, Jesup, and Wayne Pittman, Newton Grove, N.C.; eleven grandchildren; and four step-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Sunday, December 16, at the chapel of Little-Ward Funeral Home with the Rev. Duane Eller officiating. Interment was at Nails Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.
Little-Ward Funeral Home, Commerce, was in charge of arrangements.