Obituary of Hattie Tipton Revis Pittman ~ 2009
Transcribed by Joseph Cook
Mrs. Hattie Tipton Revis Pittman, age 88 of Marion passed away peacefully on Tuesday March 24, 2009 at Autumn Care of Marion. A native of Yancey County, she was born on April 26, 1920 to the late Grady and Bernice Harris Tipton. Hattie was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church and will be lovingly remembered by the five generations of family she leaves behind. Two husbands, Richard Revis and Noel Pittman preceded her in death.
Survivors include four children, Jessie Revis Bartlett and husband David of Marion, Betty Laney and husband Billy of Waynesville, Howard Revis and wife Martha of Marion and Grady Revis and wife Debbie of Taylorsville; two step-children, Judy Brooks and Sandra Stevens and husband Larry, all of Marion; two brothers, Howard Tipton of Morganton and Eura Tipton of Marion; seven grandchildren and a number of great and great-great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held on Thursday March 26, 2009 at 3:00 p.m. in Westmoreland Chapel with Revs. Tom Walker and Ronnie Gentry officiating. The family will receive friends from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Zion Hill Baptist Church Cemetery. Memorials may be made to McDowell County Meals on Wheels at 100 Spaulding Road Marion, NC 28752. An online register is available under OBITUARIES at www.westmorelandfuneralhome.com.
The News Bulletin of McDowell County, Wednesday March 25, 2008 Volume 15 # 12