PENDERGRASS - Martha Jo Gaston Pitzer, 65, entered into rest Friday, June 20, 2014.
Mrs. Pitzer was born in Chamblee, the daughter of the late Walter E. and Mary Elizabeth Andrews Gaston. She was retired from Mount Airy Stained Glass, was a member of Mt. Tabor Baptist Church, and attended Hope Crossing Church in Jefferson. Mrs. Pitzer was preceded in death by brothers, Oscar F. Gaston and Walter Arnold Gaston.
Survivors include husband, E. “Toby” Pitzer, Pendergrass; step-son, Lewis Todd Pitzer, Greenville, S.C.; step-daughter, Samantha Leann Davis, South Carolina; adopted daughter, Shannon Kendrix, Jefferson; grandson, Brent Bruce, South Carolina; granddaughter, Madlyn Hamby, North Carolina; brother, Thomas E. Gaston Sr., Bethlehem; and two sisters, Gwen Nesbit, North Carolina, and Betty Gaston Lowe, Pendergrass.
Memorial services will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 25, from the chapel of Evans Funeral Home with the Revs. Chris Stephens and Joe McKenzie officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday from 6 to 7 prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the charity of one’s choice in memory of Mrs. Pitzer.
Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.evansfuneralhomeinc.com