Jalone Whitehurst Pitts

October 30, 1933September 14, 2021

Jalone Whitehurst Pitts, ( formerly Jaye DeForrest) passed away on September 14, 2021 at the age of 87. She was born in Miami and a long time resident of Sarasota.

She was predeceased by her husbands Richard DeForrest, Ferris Conklin and William Pitts, son Eric DeForrest and sisters Cornelia Whitehurst Efland and Susie Whitehurst. She is survived by her brother James Whitehurst (Susan).

She worked as a realtor with Michael Saunders & Co. In her final years she was a resident at Discovery Village, Bradenton. The family wishes to thank the other residents and staff at Discovery Village for their love and support. A memorial service will be held at Sarasota National Cemetery on January 7 at 11:30 AM.

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