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Aubrey Leroy “Jake” Pitts of Blountstown passed away Tuesday, September 20, 2011, at the age of 75. He was born in Blountstown March 17, 1936, to the late Walter and Vernice (Sapp) Pitts. He was a lifelong resident of Blountstown and was a retired logger and truck driver. He was of the Baptist faith. He is survived by his wife, Olivia (Atkinson) Pitts, of Blountstown; a daughter, Melissa Hough, and her husband, Daniel, of Blountstown; three step-sons, Robert Davis and his fiancé, Vicki Mayo, David Davis, and Michael Davis and his wife, Kay, all of Blountstown; four grandchildren, Tara, Evelyn, Kayla, and Bridgett; a brother, Jerry Pitts, and his wife, Val, of Oklahoma; four sisters, Liz Flowers and her husband, George, of Bristol, Ann French, Mary Nell Atkins, and Florice Kever, all of Blountstown; a brother-in-law and his wife, Shot and Betty McDaniel, of Blountstown; 12 nieces and nephews; and a host of other extended family. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, September 23, in the chapel at Adams Funeral Home with Sister Shirley Guilford officiating. Adams Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements (phone 674-5449). Expressions of sympathy may be made on-line at

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