Martin Leon Pitts Sr.
September 29, 1934 - June 12, 2024

Martin “Red” Leon Pitts, Sr. age 89, of Tunnel Hill, Georgia passed away Wednesday – June 12, 2024. He was born in Ringgold, Georgia to the late Claude Martin and Mary Lou Lovingood Pitts. He was a lifelong resident of Tunnel Hill and was a cattle farmer for seventy-five years. He enjoyed life on his farm and meeting his friends at the Burger Den for life discussions. Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife: Doris Pitts, their sons: Martin Leon Pitts, Jr., Richard Michael Pitts, sister: Wanda Hicks, brothers: Kenneth Maurice Pitts, Claude Wayne Pitts and Bill Pitts. He is survived by his wife: Linda Louise Caylor Nelms Pitts, granddaughters: Summer (Brian) Richardson, Jessica (Beaver) Robertson, great-granddaughters: Emma Charm, Sadee Lane Richardson, best friend: James Wilson all of Tunnel Hill, Georgia, several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends on Friday from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm and Saturday from 12 noon until the time of service at the funeral home. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 pm on Saturday, June 15, 2024 in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Eric Blaylock and Ken Pitts officiating. A private graveside service will be held Monday at Anderson Memorial Gardens. Online guest book at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by Wilson Funeral Homes – Wallis-Stewart Chapel, Ringgold, Georgia.

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Wilson Funeral Home – Ringgold Chapel
443 Boynton Drive
Ringgold, GA 30736
(706) 935-2331

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Wilson Funeral Home – Ringgold Chapel
443 Boynton Drive
Ringgold, GA 30736
(706) 935-2331