Thomas Leonard “T.L.” Pittman, Jr.
Thomas Leonard “T.L.” Pittman, Jr., 86, of Hattiesburg died Monday, May 7, 2018, at Forrest General Hospital. Visitation will be Wednesday, May 9, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. until the service at 3:00 p.m. followed by burial in Highland Cemetery. Mr. Pittman retired as Fire Chief for the City of Hattiesburg, he was a builder and developer, a member of Main Street Baptist Church, a Mason and a member of the Elks Lodge. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Cynthia Paige Pittman (Johnny) Dye; his parents, Thomas Leonard and Myrtle Violet Fortenberry Pittman; his grandparents, Joe Edward and Lily Elizabeth Fewell Pittman and his sister, Mary Violet “Bobbie Jo” Watts. He is survived by his wife, Peggy Pittman; two sons, Thomas Leonard (Rachel) Pittman, III and John Timothy (Beverly) Pittman; one daughter, Sherry Lucille Pittman; eleven grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers donation may be made to the Hattiesburg Firefighters Benevolence Association.