May 31, 2019
STEENS — Christina “Jessie Bee” Pitts, 79, died May 23, 2019, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson. Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at New Zion M.B. Church. Burial will follow at the church cemetery. Visitation is from noon-5 p.m. today at Lee-Sykes Funeral Home Chapel. Lee-Sykes Funeral Home of Columbus is in charge of arrangements. She is survived by her children, Natalie Pitts Taylor, Donna Blackwell and Ellihue Blackwell; 24 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.