2017-10-11 / Obituaries



PITTMAN, 75, of

Rockford, died

Saturday, October 7,

2017 at Porter Hills


Bobby was born in Piggott, AR, on July 13, 1942, the son of Leland and Dorothy (Rodery) Pittman. On April 18, 1964, he married Judith Provine at Hopewell General Baptist Church in Flint. They lived in the Lapeer area for 30 years, then moved to Edgemont, AR, for retirement then back to Rockford in 2011. Bobby was a Carpenter working for a construction company in Lapeer and was also a Carpenter at the General Motors AC Spark Plug Plant in Flint until his retirement. Bobby enjoyed fishing and hunting. He was a member of Westside Baptist Church in Edgemont, AR, and Hadley Baptist Church in Hadley.

Surviving are wife, Judith; sons, Bradley (Christina) Pittman and Jason Pittman; grandchildren, Jack and Emily Pittman.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Emmanuel Hospice of Grand Rapids.

Funeral service will be held 12 Noon, Saturday, October 14, 2017, at the Swartz Funeral Home, 1225 West Hill Road, Flint, with Dan Gaydou officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Hills Cemetery. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. Saturday until the time of the service at the funeral home.

Your condolences may be shared with the family at swartzfuneralhomeinc.com

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