Feb. 7, 1948 – March 5, 2023
Scott Pittman, 75, died March 5, 2023, at his residence in Foxworth. He was born Feb. 7, 1948.
He graduated West Marion High School where he excelled in track and attended Pearl River Jr. College on a football scholarship.
Pittman was a member of Hurricane Creek Baptist Church, Masonic Lodge #60 in Columbia and Wahabi Shriners Temple in Jackson and worked as a production foreman with Chevron where he retired after 29 years of employment. He loved music and enjoyed performing as the bass guitarist of the “Yeller Dawg Band”.
He was preceded in death by his son, Brad Pittman; parents, Enoch and Elma Pittman; and sister, Lena McKenzie.
Survivors are his wife of 55 years, Diane Pittman of Foxworth; his daughter, Tiffany Pittman of Hattiesburg.
Funeral services were March 8, 2023, at Colonial Funeral Home, Rev. Zach Smith officiating with burial at Hurricane Creek Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Bo Garner, Grant Grisham, Garath Fortenberry, Jacob Fortenberry, Todd Dixon, Danny Ryals, and Rod McKenzie.
Colonial Funeral Home in Columbia was in charge of the arrangements. Share condolences at www.colonialfuneralhomes-ms.com