Arthur "King" Pittman

Age: 78
Born: January 14, 1939
Died: March 18, 2017

Obituary

Arthur “King” Pittman, January 14, 1939 - March 18, 2017.

Arthur “King” Pittman was born in Cincinnati, Ohio on January 14, 1939. He was the youngest of nine children born to his parents, Ernest Pittman and Blanche Bradley Pittman. He continued to be known as “the baby of the family” well into his seventies. He was especially close to his “big sisters” Margie and Mary, he often hung out with his “big brother” Bobby. During his youth Arthur attended the First Baptist Church of Cumminsville with his family. He is preceded in death by his parents  Ernest and Blanche Pittman, his brothers, Thomas “Croney” Bradley, Hubert “ Talkie” Pittman, Robert “Duck” Pittman, his sisters, Lillian Banks and Edna Lane.

Arthur began his education at Garfield Elementary School, and continued at Bloom Jr. High and vocational programs. He worked for many years at U.S Playing Cards Co., and later he worked for the University of Cincinnati. His special interests included horse racing, playing card games and “shooting pool”. Arthur often spent time with his brother, Bobby, playing cards and having fun. Many times he was quite the big winner and obtained the nickname “King” from family and friends. He had a passion for taking chances and playing until he won!! He was also an avid horse racing fan, and he enjoyed attending River Downs Race Track along with his brother –in-law John Lane. Arthur was blessed with one son Arthur Lee Pittman of Cincinnati, Ohio.

Arthur leaves to cherish his memory his dear son Arthur Lee, two loving sisters, Marjorie Evans and Mary Pittman, a dedicated sister-in-law Marlene Pittman, along with many caring nieces nephews and friends.  

Memorial Service

Location: Spring Grove Cemetery
Date: Saturday, April 01, 2017
Time: 1:00 pm
Additional Info: Meeting at the front gates of the Spring Grove Cemetery for graveside service at 12:45 p.m.

Interment

Location: Spring Grove Cemetery
Date: Saturday, April 01, 2017
Time: 1:00 p.m.

Arthur "King" Pittman

Age: 78
Born: January 14, 1939
Died: March 18, 2017
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Arthur "King"  Pittman

Arthur "King" Pittman

Age: 78
Born: January 14, 1939
Died: March 18, 2017