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Maggie Mae Pittman

Funeral services for Maggie Mae Pittman, 96, of Mill Creek, will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, September 27, at the Holiness Church in Mill Creek, with Rev. Darryl Interment will follow at Troy Cemetery in Troy. Family hour will be held Thursday from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at DeArman Funeral Home in Sulphur.

Born July 2, 1923 in Vandervort, Arkansas to William and Tula (Baker) Quinton, she passed away Sunday, September 22, in Sulphur, at the age of 96 years, 2 months and 20 days.

Maggie grew up in Arkansas and Oklahoma when the family rotated between the two states with their farming. She attended school at the Concrete school and at Mill Creek. Maggie and Robert Franklin Pittman were married on November 21, 1940 in Sulphur. He preceded her in death on August 12, 1989. She was also preceded in death by her parents; a son, Gary Dean Pittman; a daughter, Beverly Ann Brown; and one brother and five sisters.

Left to cherish her memory are her daughters and son-in-law, Cheryl and Johnny Shackleford, of Reagan, OK, Karen Walker, of Norman; her son and daughter-in-law, Ted and Darlene Pittman, of Mill Creek; two sisters, Viola “Babe” Seeley, of Sulphur, Winzola Bray, of Reagan; 16 grandchildren, 37 great-grandchildren, and 2 great-great grandchildren.

Serving as pallbearers will be Geary Pittman, Kristopher West, Will West, Robbie Brown, Justin Brown and Johnny Shackleford. Honorary bearers will be Vance Pennington, Dylan West, Andrew West, Reggie Dixon, Roger Johnston, Billy Johnson, Darren Pennington, Zachary Pennington, James Pittman and Carl Beasley.

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