Margaret Pittman Gay December 21, 1920 – November 23, 2017
Margaret Pittman Gay, 96, passed away on November 23, 2017 at Sunny Brooke Nursing Home, Raleigh, NC, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s. She was born on December 21, 1920 in Pitt County, NC. She was the oldest daughter of seven children to Willie and Frances Horton Pittman. She was married to Wilbur Davis Gay until his death in December 1996 in Zebulon.
Margaret was preceded in death by her youngest daughter, Carol G. Pugh of Greenville, NC, her three brothers, William, Harvey, and Fred Pittman, and one sister, Pauline Craft of Saratoga. Surviving her is her daughter, Wilma G. Batts and husband, Don of Raleigh and son in law, Sammy Pugh of Greenville. Eight grandchildren, Stacey, Frankie, Stephen and Caroline Pugh, Don E. and David Batts, Tracey B. Thompson and Megan B. Stark, and 12 great grand children. Also sister, Lois P. Baker of Fountain, NC and brother, Ray F. Pittman of San Antonio, TX.
Services will be Monday, November 27, 2017 at Pearce Baptist Church on Pearces Road. Visitation will be at 1:00 pm in Church Annex and service following at 2:00 p.m
Flowers are welcome or a memorial donation to Alzheimer’s research or Transitions Care Hospice of Wake County. www.transitionslifecare.org.