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Roy Paul Pitts


  • By The Newnan Times-Herald
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  • Nov. 17, 2020 - 10:42 AM

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Roy Paul Pitts

The Newnan Times-Herald

Mr. Roy Paul Pitts, 95, of Newnan, went home to be with his Lord and Savior and the love of his life on Monday, November 16, 2020.

Roy was born on May 23, 1925, in Carrollton, son of the late Roy Evans Pitts and the late Winnie Amy Braswell Pitts. He was a World War II veteran of the US Navy and retired from the Atlanta Police Department as a lieutenant. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Evon Queen Pitts; 1 sister and 4 brothers.

Survivors include his daughter, Cindy P. Holcombe (Mike); sons, Mark S. Pitts (Sheila) and Gregory “Greg” C. Pitts (Kathy); 7 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; and sister, Mable Bozeman.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, November 19, 2020, at 11 a.m. at Hillcrest Chapel with Pastor Tim Hammett. Interment will follow in Holly Memorial Park in Fairburn with military honors. Friends may visit the family on Wednesday, November 18, 2020, from 6 p.m. until

8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Higgins Funeral Home Hillcrest Chapel is honored to serve the family of Roy Paul Pitts, please visit www.hillcrestchapelcares.com to share your memories or leave a condolence message.