Gary Gene Pitts, 78, of Bauxite passed away Tuesday, July 2, 2013.
He was born July 23, 1934, in Benton to the late Luther Wesley and Winnie Moore Pitts. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Benton and retired from Arkansas Face Veneer Co. after 29 years. Gary loved camping, Nascar, the Razorbacks and his two dogs, Jack and Jill.
Gary was preceded in death by his brother, Billy Bob Pitts.
Survivors are his wife, Ludie Kidd Pitts of Benton; his sons, Jeff Willis of Benton, Danny Luther Pitts of Benton; a daughter, Vicki Diane Lamb of Bakersfield, Calif.; his brother, Bernard Pitts of Benton; 11 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Funeral service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday, July 5, at Ashby Funeral Home with Dr. Rick Grant officiating. Burial will follow at New Friendship Cemetery.
Visitation is set from 1 to 2 p.m. preceding the funeral.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.
Online guest book: http://www.ashbyfuneral