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Georgina "Jean" Pitman

Monday, January 8, 2007

Georgina "Jean" Pitman, 87, of Bedford, passed away 10:35 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 5, 2007 at Dunn Memorial Hospital in Bedford.

Born Oct. 4, 1919, in Linton, she was the daughter of George and Elsie Maude (Johnson) Wright. She married Luther A. Pitman on Dec. 2, 1939, in Paoli. He preceded her in death on Nov. 17, 1991.

She was a homemaker.

Survivors include two daughters, Carol Ann Waskom and Lynette S. "Susie" Sipes and her husband, Joe, all of Bedford; one son, William M. "Bill" Pitman and his wife, Andrea, of Mitchell; two sisters, Emogene Burks of Linton and Liz Carson and her husband, Bill, of Bedford; seven grandchildren, Christine Quinn and her husband, Charles Jr., Greg Waskom and his wife, Claudia, Kay Jones and her husband, Bob, Ron D. Sipes and his wife, Melanie, Jennifer Deckard and her husband, Brett, all of Bedford, Michele Nelson and her husband, Toben, of Cedar Park, Texas, and Mike Pitman and his wife, Becky, of Carmel; 12 great-grandchildren, Cassandra Quinn, Matthew, Daniel and Brandy Waskom, Joey Holt, Jamie Deckard, Joshua D., Kylie and Nathan Sipes, and Trey, Peyton and Colby Pitman. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, two brothers, Wend, in infancy, and Wilbur "Chig" Wright of South Bend, and two sisters, Irene Donahue of Linton, and Anna Josephine of St. Louis, Mo.

Funeral service will be at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday at Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home in Bedford with Pastor Danny Goens officiating. Burial will be at Green Hill Cemetery.

Friends may call 4-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.