Mrs. Pitts was born Jan. 26, 1940, in Hereford to Victor Carl and Naomi Doris Burk Caldwell. She married John R. Pitts in McGregor on Aug. 27, 1961, and taught school in Humble and in Kenedy. She retired from the KISD in 2006. She was also a member of the Mineral Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Survivors include her husband of 51 years, John R. Pitts of Mineral; her sons, Patrick Myron Pitts and Casey Scott (Yvonne) Pitts, both of Navasota, and Michael Ray (Corinna) Pitts of Boerne; and five grandchildren, Austin Pitts, Cameron Pitts, Raylynn Pitts, Christina Pitts and Courtney Pitts.
Family visitation was held Sunday, Dec. 30, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Eckols Funeral Home Chapel.
The funeral service was conducted Monday, Dec. 31, at 11 a.m. at Mineral Baptist Church with interment following at the Mineral Cemetery.
Pallbearers were John R. Pitts, Patrick Myron Pitts, Casey Scott Pitts, Michael Ray Pitts, Austin Pitts and Cameron Pitts.
Memorial donations may be made to Mineral Baptist Church or the Mineral Cemetery.
Arrangements were under the direction of Eckols Funeral Home, Inc.