Obituary of Lonnetta Sue Pitts
Lonnetta Sue Pitts was born on July 31, 1949 in Tulsa, OK to Lonnie Debbs Smith and Phelma Jaquetta (Mills) Smith. Sue, as she was affectionately known, passed from this life, at the age of 68, on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 in Olathe, KS.
She graduated from Locust Grove High School. Sue was preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by her husband, Larry O. Pitts, of Spring Hill, KS; children, Shirley Cox of Gardner, KS, Mike Pitts of Lawrence, KS and Russ Pitts of Wellsville, KS; a sister, Irene Harris of Siloam Springs, AR; 2 brothers, Larry Smith of Peggs, OK and Jeff Smith of Canton, OH; 8 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
She loved her flowers and goldfish pond. Was amazing with a crochet needle. Collected stamps and porcelain dolls for years. Always enjoyed a peaceful walk with the dogs.
In her final years she embraced life. Visiting with friends, going to a few ball games to watch her grandchildren and making a point to find the perfect cake for birthdays in her final months. She loved and was loved in return.