Age: 78 Address: Guy Snyder Road Date of Death: Wednesday, January 1, 2014 Arrangements: Henline-Hughes Funeral Home
Details: Carl “Wade” Pitman of Guy Snyder Road passed away on Wednesday, January 1st at Frye Regional Medical Center. He was a native of Mitchell County, NC and a son of the late Lon and Nell Sparks Pitman. He was a member of Cane Creek Baptist Church and was retired from Shuford Mills in Supervision for thirty eight years. He was a Veteran of The United States Army.
Survivors include; two sisters; Ruby Buchanan, of Bakersville, NC, and Jean Freeman, of Greer, SC, four grandchildren; Camille Smith and husband Jesse, Ryan Pittman, Nick Pittman, and Heather Brown, and four great grandchildren, and a special caregiver; Kay Rhoney.
He was preceded in death by; his wife; Joan Meece Pittman, children; Larry, Eric, and Tim Pittman, brothers; Jack, Fred, and Sonny Pitman, and one sister; Ruth Whiting.
Wade was a caring man and he had a great love of family, friends, and his church family. His greatest goal was helping other people and being a friend to all.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 1:00PM in Cane Creek Baptist Church with Lonnie McClellan officiating. The family will receive friends thirty minutes prior to the service. Interment will follow at Cane Creek Cemetery #2.
Memorials may be made to; Cane Creek Baptist Church: c/o Mark Newton Sandy Branch Rd, Bakersville, NC 28705.