Dateline: June 19, 2008
Christine Pittman Bain, 86, died Saturday, June 14, 2008, in
Services were held at 2:00 p.m. on
Wednesday, June 18, 2008, in Robertson Funeral Directors Chapel of
Memories in Clarendon with Rev. Nancy Moore, Pastor of the Pleasant Valley
United Methodist Church of Amarillo, officiating. Burial was held at
Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon. Services were under the arrangement of
Robertson Funeral Directors of Clarendon.
Christine was born December 25,
1921, in Chicota, to Alvin and Alice McEwin Pittman. In 1925, she moved
with her family to Donley County. She graduated from Clarendon High School
with the class of 1940 and attended Clarendon College. She married Calvin
Llewellyn Bain on December 7, 1944, in Amarillo. She was employed by White
and Kirk-Sakowitz-Dunlaps and retired after many years. She was a member
of the Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her
husband; her parents; two brothers, Allen Pittman and Ray Pittman; two
sisters, Jewell Wood and Ina Fay Phillips; and her grandson, Kevin Keesee.
Survivors include her daughter,
Sue Eleyn Keesee of Barstow, Cali.; a special niece and caretaker, Alice
Harrison and husband Edward of Amarillo; a brother, Billy Mac Pittman and
wife Ruth of Amarillo; a sister-in-law, LaRue Pittman of Amarillo; and
five nieces and two nephews.
The family requests memorials be
to Citizens Cemetery Association, PO Box 983, Clarendon, Texas 79226 or
Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church in Amarillo.
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