April 27, 2020
Zealous “Zeke” Pittman 1934-2020 Zealous “Zeke” Pittman, age 86, passed into eternal rest on Sunday, April 26, 2020 at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Atlanta, GA. He was born in Columbia, MS to the late Harold and LB Pittman. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 45 years, Marcella Rae Berzat Pittman. To this union one daughter was born, Dr. Zelda Marie Pittman. He leaves to cherish his memory his beloved daughter Dr. Zelda M. Pittman of Atlanta, GA and sister Annie B. Rosette of San Antonio, TX. He was preceded in death by his parents, his sisters Lula B. Martin and Una V. Pittman and his brother Harry Lee Pittman. He is survived by numerous in-laws, nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. He owned and operated Pittman’s Auto Service on St. Louis St. for many years. He was well known and appreciated in the community. He also worked in construction in the building of One Shell Square and the Louisiana Superdome and numerous other buildings around New Orleans. Zeke served in the United States Air Force and Reserves. He was previously a member of The Young Men Illinois Club, The Zulu Social Aid and Pleasure Club and The Royal 25 Club. He was a member of Franklin Avenue Baptist Church. He was an avid Saints fan and season ticket holder for over 20 years. A Memorial Service will be held in Fall 2020. He will be laid to rest at the Southeast Louisiana Veterans Cemetery in Slidell, LA. Please keep his family and friends in your prayers during these difficult times Final Entombment Handled by: Gertrude Geddes Willis Funeral Home 2120 Jackson Ave., New Orleans, LA 70113
Zealous “Zeke” Pittman 1934-2020 Zealous “Zeke” Pittman, age 86, passed into eternal rest on Sunday, April 26, 2020 at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Atlanta, GA. He was born in Columbia, MS to the late Harold... View Obituary & Service Information
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