Jimmie Ray Pitts, age 74, of Kingman, Ind. passed away on Thursday, April 29, 2021 at The Waters of Covington.
Mr. Pitts was born in Oklahoma City, Okla. on Feb. 6, 1947 to the late Raymond Lee and Gracie Ione (Shipp) Pitts.
Mr. Pitts graduated high school and proudly served his country in the United States Army. He served in the 5th Battalion in the 32nd artillery at Fort Riley in Kansas. During his time in the army, he received a Sharp Shooter Rifle Award, as well as, a Code of Conduct Award. He was an avid survivalist, fisherman, bow hunter, Horticulturalist, and history buff. Most of all Mr. Pitts loved spending time with his family, teaching them many things, especially gardening.
He came from a large family. He was loved not only by them but many others. His family appreciates the time they got to spend together.
Survivors include a daughter, Angela Rae (Pitts) Whitehead; three grandchildren, Elizabeth Rinker, Dustin Rinker Jr. and Donovan Whitehead; two brothers, Derryl and Gary Pitts; four nieces, Tracey (Chris) Busch, Michelle Clem, Debbie (Greg) Flick and Stephanie (James) Guffey; and great-nieces and nephews, Tyler Flick, Matthew Clem, Ashley Busch, Austin Busch, Kayla Guffey, Julia Guffey, Nathan Guffey, Summer Guffey and Trey Lawhorn.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Cremation was chosen with no services. Sanders Funeral Care entrusted with care.
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