H. Adam Pewitt, Jr. age 28 of Manchester, Tennessee, passed away on December 14, 2012.
Adam became a Police Officer with the Murfreesboro Police Department in 2008 and was a United States Marine Veteran from 2002 until 2006, serving one tour of duty in Iraq. Adam earned his Associate Degree in Criminal Justice from Motlow State Community College and was continuing his education for his Bachelor’s Degree.
He will be fondly remembered as a devoted father, loving husband, son, brother, grandson and nephew who had worked hard to fulfill his dream of becoming a Police Officer to protect and serve other people. He enjoyed singing, making people laugh and attending the New Hope Baptist Church in Manchester.
Adam is survived by his loving wife, Sarah B. Griffin Pewitt and his four year old son, Connor Pewitt of Manchester; parents, Hershel Adam Pewitt, Sr. and Teresa Lynn Baxter Pewitt of Morrison, TN; maternal grandparents, Nellie Gentry (Bert); paternal grandmother, Hattie Stanley; brother, Jonathan Pewitt and his fiancee Alicia Inge of Morrison; nephews, Chantz Inge, Logan Inge and Leo Pewitt; niece, Jaylanne Pewitt; mother-in-law, Julia Reed Davis ( Mike) of Manchester; father-in-law, Michael Griffin of Manchester; Jennifer West (Derek) of Manchester; many aunts, uncles and other relatives;and a host of friends.
Visitation will be on Monday, December 17, 2012 from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
The Funeral Service will be conducted on Tuesday afternoon, December 18, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. from the Chapel of Central Funeral Home with Brother Chris Anderson officiating.
Burial will follow at the New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery with Military Honors.
Arrangements with CENTRAL FUNERAL HOME of Manchester, TN.