Helen Ruth (Robinson) Pitts a resident of Durant, Oklahoma passed from this life into the arms of her Savior on Thursday, October 25, 2012 at the age of 84 years and one month. She was born in Sunkist, Oklahoma to Joseph Herman and Belva (Payte) Robinson on Tuesday, September 25, 1928. Helen Robinson married Homer Dallas Pitts in 1947. Helen was a woman who committed her whole life to the loving care of her family. She attended the First Baptist and Calvary Baptist Churches of Durant, Oklahoma. Helen enjoyed many things, especially playing the piano and sewing. But more than anything else Helen cherished her family and considered herself blessed to have grandchildren and a great-grandchild.
Mrs. Pitts is survived by her son, Robert Pitts of the home; daughter-in-law, Mary Pitts of Boswell, Oklahoma; grandsons, Joseph Pitts and wife Jessica of Norman, Oklahoma, Michael Pitts of Boswell, Oklahoma and Alexander Pitts of Boswell, Oklahoma; great-grandchild, Ryan Elizabeth Pitts of Norman, Oklahoma; brother, John Robinson and wife Lavina of Silsbee, Texas; sister, Martha Arbuckle and husband Loren of Conroe, Texas.
Mrs. Pitts was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Belva Robinson; husband, Homer Dallas Pitts; son, Bill Pitts.
Graveside Services will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Monday, October 29, 2012 at the Restland Cemetery in Boswell, Oklahoma with Rev. Jim Robinson officiating. Honorary pallbearers will be Robert Pitts, Joseph Pitts, Michael Pitts and Alexander Pitts.
Family and friends may send online condolences and view tributes at www.holmescoffeymurray.com.
Services are under the direction of Holmes-Coffey-Murray Funeral Home, Durant, Oklahoma.