Oneida Glenrose Pittman Gatlin

Thursday, March 1, 2012

Oneida Glenrose Pittman Gatlin, 93, of Piggott, Ark., passed away Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012, at the Piggott Community Hospital.

She was born Jan. 21, 1919, in Qulin, Mo.

She was a member of the General Baptist Church in St. Francis, Ark.

Oneida was married to Alfred Howard Gatlin on Feb. 23, 1935, and he preceded her in death on June 29, 1993.

She also was preceded in death by her parents, Roy E. Pittman and Viola Jones Pittman; stepmother, Agnes Brawner Pittman; one brother; one grandson, Marty Edward Hoggard, and one great-great-grandson, Will Shaw.

She is survived by four children, LeRoy Gatlin and wife Dorothy of Piggott, Ark., Joyce Hoggard and husband Cornelius "Punk" of Piggott, Ark., Cledis Gatlin and wife Patsy of St. Ann, Mo., and Wendell Gatlin of Florissant, Mo.; seven grandchildren, Ann Travillian, Debra Hoggard, Nancy Higdon, Kara Koch, Kim Gatlin, Bryan Gatlin and Jeff Gatlin; 10 great-grandchildren, Jamie Shaw, Amy Mills, Jamie Nash, Justin Nash, Tegan Gatlin, Trent Gatlin, Jennifer Pinkley, Kyle Koch, Brandon Hoggard and Bradley Hoggard; 10 great-great-grandchildren; one brother, Lenard Pittman of Clarksville, Tenn.; two sisters, Fay Jenson of Coco Beach, Fla., and Lou Atha of Columbus, Ohio, and a host of relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held Monday, Feb. 27, 2012, in the Hoggard & Sons Chapel with Charles Richardson and Grayson Atha officiating. Burial followed in Hall Cemetery near St. Francis, Ark.

Pallbearers were Bryan Gatlin, Mike Travillian, Larry Ezell, Lester Edwards, Justin Nash, Kenny Koch, Ricky Haywood and Jerry Hoggard. Hoggard & Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, Ark., was in charge of the arrangements.

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