Daniel “Sonny” Edward Pittman Sr. 73, of Reidsville, went home to be with The Lord, Tuesday, February 9, 2021.
A home going service will be held 2PM, Friday, February 12, 2021 at New Heights Baptist Church with Dr. Terry L. Lawson and Pastor Daniel E. Pittman II officiating. The graveside committal will follow at Reidlawn Cemetery. The service will be live streamed and available for viewing on the New Heights Baptist Church website or by a toll free number, 855-980-7378.
Sonny was born in Rockingham County to the late Morgan and Alice Stanley Pittman. He was a lifetime member of New Heights Baptist Church. He worked as a linesman for over 20 years with Floyd S. Pike Company and transitioned into being a Diesel Mechanic for E.F. Craven where he eventually retired. He loved collecting model cars, Hotwheels, and knives. Most of all he loved spending time with his family and friends. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him including his faithful dog, Bambi Sue.
Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by his beloved in-laws, John and Annie Jones; five sisters, Frances Barber, Kate Lunsford, Pearl Quesenberry, Annie Southard and Martha Hill.
Sonny is survived by his wife of 50 years, Jean Jones Pittman; sons, Daniel Edward Pittman II and wife, Natasha and William Morgan Pittman and wife, Darlene; grandchildren, Morgan Pittman (Taylor), Hannah Kelly (Nathan), Grace Pittman, Michaela Pittman, Annie Pittman and Daniel Pittman III; expected great granddaughter, Addilynn Pittman along with a large and loving group of extended family and friends.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to New Heights Baptist Church at 2796 NC HWY 14, Reidsville, NC 27320.