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Golda M. Pitts

Golda M. Pitts, 81, of Charleston and formerly of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, May 2, 2019 at the home of her son.  She was of the Baptist faith.   She was a devoted wife, mother and homemaker and was a 1955 graduate of Knox Young High School in Knoxville.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, Fred J. Pitts; parents, Oliver and Ollie Sprouse and six brothers.

Survivors include her son Gary Pitts and wife, Sandra of Charleston; two grandchildren, Melissa Thompson and fiancée, Josh Kelly of Cleveland and Heather Ellis and Cris Guzman of Summerville, GA; four great-grandchildren, Chandler Guthrie, Ayda Guthrie, Camdyn Kilgore and Danika Birchfield; sister, Helen Hale and husband, Don of Knoxville and several nieces and nephews and one special nephew, John Williams of Knoxville.

The funeral will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 5, 2019 in the chapel of Fike-Randolph and Son Funeral Home with the Reverend Joe Brooks officiating.  A graveside service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, May 6, 2018 in Sunset Memorial Gardens.

Her family will receive friends from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. at the funeral home prior to the service.

We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Pitts family guestbook at

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