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Robert A. "Bob" Pittman

January 2, 1931 - April 25, 2019

Bob Pittman, 88, of Mills River went to be with his Heavenly Father on Thursday, April 25, 2019 at The Elizabeth House. A native of Spartanburg County, he had resided in Henderson County for over 40 years, and was a former resident of Landrum, SC. He was a son of the late Archie and Catherine Pittman. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Bernice Painter and brother, Calvin Pittman.

Bob was a veteran of the United States Army and was a machine printer for Cranston Print Works before retiring in 1993. He was then an associate at Wal-Mart for 7 years. He was a member of Mud Creek Baptist Church and was a former district president of the Machine Printers and Engravers Association. He enjoyed woodworking, gardening, Southern Gospel music and singing in the church choir. Bob loved people and volunteered with Meals on Wheels and Hendersonville Rescue Mission.

He is survived by his loving wife of 41 years, Marilyn Bailey Pittman; daughter, Cindy Smith (Mike); son, Marty Pittman (Sandy); grandchildren, Stephen, Brandon, Jordan and Dylan Smith, Grey, Seth and Kade Pittman; great-grandchildren; Emerson and Caroline Smith; sister, Geneva (Oliver) Holliday; brothers, Junior (Jane) and Tommy (Sandy) Pittman and numerous nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 2 pm on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at Mud Creek Baptist Church with Reverend Dave Stanford officiating. A visitation will be held from 12:30-2pm at the church. Burial will follow the service at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

Online condolences may be offered by visiting www.forestlawnhendersonville.com.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Time: 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Location:

Mud Creek Baptist Church

403 Rutledge Drive
Hendersonville, NC 28739


Service Information

Date: Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Time: 2:00 pm

Location:

Mud Creek Baptist Church

403 Rutledge Drive
Hendersonville, NC 28739


Cemetery Information

Date: Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Location:

Forest Lawn Memorial Park


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