September 5, 1933 - January 17, 2021
Wanda Moore Long Pitts, 87 of Birmingham, Alabama passed away January 17, 2021. Mrs. Pitts was a native of Tennessee. She graduated from Giles County High School in Pulaski, TN in 1951 and went on to become a registered nurse graduating from St. Thomas School of Nursing in Nashville, TN. She married her high school sweetheart, Joseph Clyde Long, Jr, a Marine helicopter pilot who served in Korea and then worked as a commercial pilot until being lost at sea in 1967. They were married 12 years. Following his death, she moved to Hueytown, AL and joined Hueytown Methodist Church. She later married Leonard Pratt. They were married 2 years before he passed away. In 1975, Mrs. Pitts married her beloved Ernest Eric Pitts. They were married 35 years. She survived Eric in 2011. Wanda was an avid Bama fan, bridge player, golfer, and loved to read. She was a member of Woodward, North River, and Craft Farm Country Clubs where she played golf and made many friends. Mrs. Pitts was preceded in death by her parents Richard A. and Iva Humphrey Moore and one sister, Joyce Moore Cole. She is survived by her son, Kevin (Sue), and daughter Cindy Hoadley (Bruce), step children Jill Stanley (Dale), Jan Cox (Steve), Michael Pitts (Laurie), Kenneth Pitts (Kathryn) and grandchildren Christian Long (Danielle), Madeline Garrett (Jake), Jerica Michael (Jason), Jordan Hoadley (Allie), and Jacob Hoadley, and great grandchildren Manny Long, Brooks Hoadley, and Jett Michael. Service will be graveside only at Elmwood Elementary Cemetery in Birmingham on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021 @ 11:30.
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