Emily Pitts

Obituary
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PICKENS, S.C. - Emily Rose Wood Pitts, 44, died Monday, April 23, 2018.

She was born in Gaston County and was the daughter of the late Mary Louise Wood.

Emily's mother was the first single woman to adopt a child by legal adoption in North Carolina and she was her mother's pride and joy. Emily graduated from Cramerton Christian Academy and Gaston College. She married her soul mate Billy and he and her entire family were very important to her. Those left to cherish her memory include her husband Billy and a host of other family members.

A graveside service to celebrate her life will be held 11 a.m. Friday, July 13 at Hillcrest Gardens Cemetery in Mount Holly.


Published in Gaston Gazette on July 11, 2018