My Mother passed away on Sunday, August 24th at 7:50 a.m. My sister Diana was with her. She is no longer suffering, is now with the Lord! I told my Dad that she is singing in the heavenly choir!!!!
Elizabeth "Ann" Mallett Pitchford
Elizabeth “Ann” Mallett Pitchford, born Jan. 26, 1933 to the late Harley and Alma Wingett Mallett of Dunbar, departed this life to her heavenly home on Sunday, Aug. 24, 2008.
Mrs. Pitchford was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother.
She was preceded in death by her brothers, James, Junior, Charles, Bill and Don, and Jack Mallett, and sister Lucille Cornell.
She leaves behind her loving husband of 57 years, William Pitchford; daughter, Diana and husband, Jim Anthony, of Red House; son, Rodney and wife, Connie Pitchford, of Red House; daughter, Brenda and husband, Eddie Harris, of Eleanor; grandchildren, Angel Bannister, Cassi Clendenin, Evan Anthony, Christina Bush, Kelly Cherry, Mallorie and Caleb Pitchford and Nicholas, Jacob, Leslie, Bradley and Maylea Harris; eight great-grandchildren; sister, Janet and husband, Arnold Pitchford, of Rio Grande, Ohio; special niece, Connie Lewis and caretaker, Tammy Litton who shared in her last days; as well as many other relatives, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law.
A tribute to the life of Mrs. Elizabeth “Ann” Mallett Pitchford will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 27, at Red House United Brethren Independent Church, where Ann was a long time member, with Pastors Greg Blake and Joe Hutchinson officiating. Burial will follow in Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Red House United Brethren Independent Church.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Red House UBI Church, P.O. Box 68, Red House, WV 25168 in her memory.
Gatens-Harding Funeral Home, 147 Main Street, Poca, is serving the Pitchford family.
Condolences may be sent by visiting www.gatensharding.com.