Martha Pitts

Westminster- Martha Lee Pitts, 84, widow of the late Junior Pitts, passed away October 5, 2019, at Oconee Memorial Hospital surrounded by her loving family.         


Born in Oconee County, South Carolina, she was the daughter of the late William Paul and Ina Landers Lynch.  Martha was a retired Supervisor from Jantzen, a charter member at Faith Baptist Church, and she will forever be remembered for hosting many wedding receptions, church meals, baking cakes, apple pies, and hosting family and friends dinners.  


Mrs. Pitts is survived by her daughter, Janice Cox (Ronnie); son-in-law, Jack Moore; sisters, Patsy Evatt, Brenda Moore, Dianne Cobb, and Paula Lee; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.


In addition to her husband and parents, Martha is preceded in death by a daughter, Ann Moore.


A Funeral Service will be held at 12 pm, Friday, October 11, 2019, at Faith Baptist Church with burial to follow at First Baptist Memorial Park.  The family will receive friends from 11 am – 12 pm, prior to the service at the church.


The family is at their respective homes.  Flowers are accepted or Memorial’s may be made in Mrs. Pitts’s memory to Faith Baptist Church, 407 Hall Road, Westminster, SC 29693. Condolences may be expressed online by visiting