Thomas T.J. Pittmon, 66, of Blanket, and formerly of Pasadena, died Thursday, Sept. 13, 2007, at CARE Inc.

He was born May 7, 1941, in Orange, the son of Wayne and Oleta Foster Pittmon. He was married to Elizabeth Cooley in Pasadena in 1976. She preceded him in death Nov. 17, 2003. The body was cremated under the direction of Heartland Funeral and Cremation Services. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Survivors include a daughter, Rose Wigham of Blanket; a son, Guy Cowden of Houston; six grandchildren; and a great-grandson.

He was preceded in death by a son, Walter Cowden.