In Memory of Betty Jean Pitts-Mount

Published: Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 08:51 AM.

Betty Jean Pitts-Mount, 78 of Southport, Fl. was the mother of local author Beverly Mount-Douds of Highland View, Kelly and wife Gail Mount of Chipley, and Mike and wife Deborah Mount of Lynn Haven. She passed away Saturday afternoon in the Covenant Hospice Unit at Bay Medical Center in Panama City, where she had been diagnosed with pancreaticcancer.  She was born in Frink, Fl. and married and raised her family in Lynn Haven. She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Janet Lynn; her late husband J. W. Mount; two brothers, Robert Lee and W.A. Pitts; and four sisters, Ruth Zalvanak and Mildred Chafin, Winnie Young and Elise Dawson.

Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014 at Peavey Funeral Home in Blountstown with Rev. Bud Guilford officiating. Active pallbearers were her grandsons, Kelly Mount, Jr., Jason Mount, Frank Perry, Robert Douds and nephew, Danny Hassig.

Interment was held in Pine Memorial Cemetery, south of Blountstown.

Sleep on sweet Momma for we all know you are at rest.

Written by one who loved her—her daughter.

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