Ernestine (Jenkins) Pittman

April 23, 1928 ~ February 14, 2024 (age 95) 95 Years Old
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Ernestine Pittman Obituary

Ernestine Jenkins Pittman, 95, of Muscle Shoals, AL passed away on Wednesday, February 14, 2024. A graveside service will be held on Saturday, February 17, 2024 at 12 p.m. in Colbert Memorial Gardens. Bro. Brady Cooper and Bro. Richard Ryan will be officiating. She was a member of Woodward Avenue Baptist Church.

She was a loving mother and grandmother. She never met a stranger and many people knew her through her work as district manager for World Book Encyclopedias.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Ross Pittman; son, James Randy Pittman; grandson, Clinton M. Pittman; mother, Laura Kiddy Smith and father, Elbert M. Jenkins; son-in-law, Glenn Weekley; sister, Maxine Bingham.

She is survived by her son, Billy Gene Pittman (Mimi); daughters, Cathy Weekley, Linda Pittman, and Ann McCorkle (Tommy); grandchildren, Samuel McDonald, Amy Cooper, Melinda Ryan, Jarrod Weekley, Angela Wilson, Nathan McCorkle, Lori McCorkle, Chandler Askew, and Presley Cantrell;16 great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

Special thanks to the nurses and staff of Preferred Hospice, especially Sharon McGee (RN Nurse); and sitters, Jan, Lay, and Kris.

Donations can be made to the Mission Fund and Woodward Avenue Baptist Church, Muscle Shoals, AL.

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February 17, 2024

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Colbert Memorial Chapel
700 Hwy 43 South
Tuscumbia, AL 35674

Graveside Service
February 17, 2024

12:00 PM
Colbert Memorial Gardens
700 Hwy 43 South
Tuscumbia, AL 35674


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