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ALVANETTA PITTS

October 13, 1938 ~ January 14, 2024 (age 85) 85 Years Old

ALVANETTA PITTS Obituary

Today We Celebrate the Home Going of Alvanetta Pitts at the age of 85. Alvanetta was a devoted mother, grandmother, sister and friend. Her unwavering love and selflessness touched the lives of everyone around her. she was a source of inspiration to all who knew her.

Alvanetta was the first child born to Harold and Robbie Dell Warren on October 13, 1938 in Fayette County,Texas.. She received her formal education and graduated from Phyllis Wheatley High School in San 

 Antonio, Texas.  Alvanetta married the love of her life Airman Marion Pitts Jr. on April 15, 1957 while stationed at Lackland AFB, TX.  To this union five beautiful children were born.  After many years of traveling around the world Marion retired from USAF and the family settled in San Antonio, Texas.  

Alvanetta accepted Christ at an early age.  She joined Greater Ball Tabernacle under the pastorship of Dr. CS Marshall. For over 40 years Alvanetta was a faithful servant and devoted member, working at the church daycare and serving on the Usher Board.  Some of her hobbies were bowling, vacationing and going to the casino.

She had an exceptional career working at the Baptist Medical Center in Dietary, retiring after 20 yrs of service.  

Alvanetta lived a life committed to family, spreading warmth, kindness, laughter and funny stories to all who crossed her path. 

A true matriarch, an wonderful mother and grandmother given the name MawMaw by her grandchildren.   

Alvanetta departed this life January 14, 2024 leaves to cherish her memory her loving husband Marion Pitts Jr. son Melvin ( Belinda) Pitts, Robbie Morris, Lena Shannon, Brenda Burleson, Nadine ( Mark) Sullivan.

Grand Children:

Tykisha ( Jarl) Grace, Terrence ( Emelia) Pitts, Latoya Freeman, Tinikkie Whitfield, Marcus ( Cara) Pitts, Eric ( Arkeba) Pitts( Florida),  BJ)-William Morris Jr., Eddie ( Jasmyn) Pitts, Treyvon Ruiz, Shiquera Shannon and Markea Sullivan.

Great Grandchildren:

ElNathan Hampton, Nia Hampton, Jalen Whitfield, JaCoy Whitfield, Malakai Pitts, Elyssa Pitts, Aaron Grace, Rubrea Meyers, Emelia Pitts, Messiah Pitts, Jarrell Grace, Amaeus Dillworth, Brielle Pitts and Journee Pitts

Aniyah Pitts..

Siblings:

Linda Cooks ( California), Wanda Warren and George Warren

And a host of nieces nephews, cousins and friends.

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Services

Visitation
Friday
January 26, 2024

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
GREATER BALL TABERNACLE A.M.E. CHURCH
111 DUNAFF ST.
SAN ANTONIO, TX 78219

Funeral Service
Saturday
January 27, 2024

11:00 AM
GREATER BALL TABERNACLE A.M.E. CHURCH
111 DUNAFF ST.
SAN ANTONIO, TX 78219

Interment following service
Saturday
January 27, 2024

Eastview Cemetery
3530 Roland Avenue
San Antonio, TX 78210

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